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July 24, 2014

School Climate: The Issue May Be You

Have a problem with your school climate? Maybe the issue is you.

May 24, 2013

Creating a Plan Is Easy...Following Through Is Hard

When it comes to school climate, creating a plan is easy but following through is hard.

September 25, 2012

Advisory Groups: Creating a Positive School Community

"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2009) recommends school climate reform as a data driven strategy that promotes healthy relationships, school connectedness, and dropout prevention" (Thapa et. al. 2012). According to the latest National School Climate Study (2012) "A growing number o...

November 08, 2011

The Issue of School Climate: A Conversation with Jonathan Cohen

"Educators are now used to data being used as a hammer rather than a flashlight." Jonathan Cohen On Saturday morning I went out to breakfast at a small café near my home in Albany, NY. When I was sitting at the high top table waiting for my order, I overheard two older men talking about bullying....


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