ERIC Number: EJ639984
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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What Makes a Quality School?
Green, Michelle Y.
NEA Today, v19 n1 p28-29 Sep 2000
Describes changes in educator morale and student achievement at Walkersville Middle School which instituted an National Education Association (NEA) program to help analyze a school's organizational health called Keys to Excellence for Your Schools. Successful schools display the same 35 characteristics, among them being a shared commitment to basic goals, open communication, and collaborative problem solving. Describes the support package. (PVD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Change Strategies, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Improvement Programs, Organizational Communication, Organizational Effectiveness, Organizational Objectives, Teacher Morale
The National Education Association, 1201 16th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20036-3290.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Identifiers - Location: Maryland