Academy of Educational Leadership Journal (Print ISSN: 1095-6328; Online ISSN: 1528-2643)


Effective Strategies for Building and Sustaining a Positive School Culture and Climate

Author(s): Julia Starkey

This review explores effective strategies for building and sustaining a positive school culture and climate. A positive school culture is crucial for fostering a supportive and conducive learning environment that promotes the academic, social, and emotional development of students. The strategies discussed in this review include establishing a clear and shared vision, implementing positive behavior support systems, cultivating relationships and communication, celebrating diversity and inclusion, investing in professional development and support for staff, and promoting student voice and engagement. These strategies are essential for creating a positive school culture that encourages collaboration, respect, and a sense of belonging among students, staff, and the wider school community. By implementing these strategies, educational leaders can create a positive school culture and climate that enhances student achievement, well-being, and overall school success.

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