Creating a Positive School Culture
How Principals and Teachers Can Solve Problems Together
Create and cultivate a supportive, respectful, and positive school climate "
Principals and teachers have very different perspectives, pressures, and struggles. As a result, issues of isolation or censure often develop among staff members. By combining therapeutic knowledge with day-to-day educational experience, the authors offer innovative solutions for overcoming many energy- and morale-sapping problems, including gossip, cliques, negativity, and competition. To help engage and inspire readers, this volume includes: Concise case examples of school culture problems Step-by-step guidance for school culture interventions Sample dialogues that illustrate communication and problem-solving techniques Ready-to-use tools, including school culture surveys and staff development exercises
Corwin Publishers, 9781412904919, 224pp.
Publication Date: July 8, 2004