ERIC Number: EJ372911
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Mechanisms of Culture Building and Principals' Work.
Peterson, Kent D.
Education and Urban Society, v20 n3 p250-61 May 1988
Illustrates some of the various ways principals may shape and change their school cultures. These cultures are composed of the shared norms, values, beliefs, and assumptions about the world of work that shape how people think, feel, and act. (BJV)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Cultural Influences, Cultural Traits, Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Instructional Leadership, Organizational Theories, Principals, School Administration, School Culture, School Effectiveness, School Organization, Teacher Administrator Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on "Rethinking School Leadership."