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How leaders influence the culture of schools.(Realizing a Positive School Climate)
September 1, 1998... School leaders - principals, teachers, and parents - are the key to eliminating toxic culture and building positive culture. Four exemplary schools provide a glimpse of what this kind of leadership involves. Parents, teachers, principals, and students often sense something special and...
Measuring school climate: let me count the ways.(Realizing a Positive School Climate)
September 1, 1998... A healthy school climate contributes to effective teaching and learning. These instruments for assessing climate can help schools make informed and meaningful changes for the better. School climate is an everchanging factor in the lives of people who work and learn in schools. Much like the...
Making cooperative learning equitable.(Realizing a Positive School Climate)
September 1, 1998... By considering multiple abilities and recognizing competence, teachers can help students of low academic and peer status gain acceptance into classroom groups and attain appreciation of their intellectual contributions. Miguel was a shy and withdrawn child who spoke no English and who...
Creating a school where people like to be.(Realizing a Positive School Climate)
September 1, 1998... What are the elements that make up school climate? What does a school with a positive climate look like, and how does it operate? A high school in Utah provides some answers. Improved school climate is an ideal, a goal to pursue. A school that claims that it has a perfect school climate is...
A conversation with Herb Kohl: "The Discipline of Hope". (title of book)(Realizing a Positive School Climate)(Interview)
September 1, 1998... Author and educator Herb Kohl talks about how to provide a rich, challenging, and well-crafted education for all children. It's been 36 years since Herb Kohl had his first taste of life as a teacher. In his now classic work, Thirty-Six Children (New American Library, 1967), he described the...