This article provides some ideas on how to build staff culture in your school. Ideas include social-emotional PD sessions, public acknowledgements, celebrations and gatherings, and food, Building relationships and using classroom observations to identify teacher strengths are additional ways to build that positive culture.Source:
Mary Davenport, Edutopia, May 7, 2018Description:
?The most important element of a strong adult culture is that staff never feel like things are being done to them, but rather with them. Some of the ideas here might work for your school and some might not. The only way to know is to ask. Use surveys to gather feedback about your school’s adult culture, suggestions for improving it, reflections on PD sessions, and other creative community-building ideas."
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