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Shaping school culture : pitfalls, paradoxes, and promises

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Jossey-Bass, Volume 2nd, San Francisco, p.278 (2009)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2805 .D34 2009

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/7881604

Keywords:

Educational change, Educational leadership, Educational leadership--Case studies, School environment

Notes:

"In this thoroughly revised and updated edition of their classic book, Shaping School Culture, Terrence Deal and Kent Peterson address the latest thinking on organizational culture and change and offer new ideas and strategies on how stories, rituals, traditions, and other cultural practices can be used to create positive, caring, and purposeful schools. This new edition gives expanded attention to the important symbolic roles of school leaders, including practical suggestions on how leaders can balance cultural goals and values against accountability demands, and features new and powerful case examples throughout."