Building Strong School Cultures

A Guide to Leading Change

by Sharon Kruse, Karen Seashore Louis

Series: Leadership for Learning Series

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  • 1452208840
  • 9781412951814
  • 9781452208848
  • 9781452294780

Develop an integrated school culture that engages educators with their colleagues and communities!

This resource calls on principals to create a viable, sustainable school culture using the professional community, organizational learning, and trust to affect teaching and learning. Part of the Leadership for Learning series, this volume presents a leadership approach that integrates teachers, parents, and community members into a coherent team. The authors examine schools that have achieved lasting cultural change and present practical strategies for: 

  • Diagnosing and shaping a school culture 
  • Revising leadership functions to broaden decision-making processes 
  • Rethinking organizational structures 
  • Supporting continuous improvement while ensuring stability
  • SAGE Publications; September 2008
  • ISBN: 9781452208848
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Building Strong School Cultures
  • Series: Leadership for Learning Series
  • Author: Sharon Kruse; Karen Seashore Louis
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452208840
  • 9781412951814
  • 9781452208848
  • 9781452294780

In The Press

"This timely book is a delight. It sets a new agenda for leadership and achieves the rare goal of combining practical tools and rich vignettes with analytical reflections based on sound research."

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452208840
  • 9781412951814
  • 9781452208848
  • 9781452294780