This article lays out several factors that make up a positive school culture. The most important elements of culture are connections. core beliefs, and behaviors.Source:
Leah Shafer, Harvard GSE, July 23, 2018Description:
"Most principals have an instinctive awareness that organizational culture is a key element of school success. They might say their school has a “good culture” when teachers are expressing a shared vision and students are succeeding — or that they need to “work on school culture” when several teachers resign or student discipline rates rise....Once principals understand what constitutes culture — once they learn to see it not as a hazy mass of intangibles, but as something that can be pinpointed and designed — they can start to execute a cultural vision."Read the full article here!