ERIC Number: ED326948
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
How To Improve Teacher Morale and School Effectiveness. Tips for Principals from NASSP.
Campbell, Lloyd P.
Interschool visitation as a method of improving teacher morale and instructional effectiveness is discussed in this publication for school principals. The principals's role is crucial, and several steps that he/she should consider when planning and implementing a visitation are suggested; they include determining the need, choosing participants, and coordinating logistics of the visit. Advantages of interschool visitation include improved teacher self-esteem and increased learning of teaching techniques and materials, which in turn contribute to more effective teaching and more productive student learning. (LMI)
Descriptors: Collegiality, Elementary Secondary Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Institutional Cooperation, Instructional Improvement, Instructional Leadership, Principals, Professional Development, School Effectiveness, School Visitation, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teacher Education, Teacher Morale
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.