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The latest insights on educational trends, classroom curriculum, and the hallmarks of a collaborative school culture. All entries written by UCDS faculty and staff.

Five Characteristics of Effective School Culture

By David Garrick, Graduate School Dean In Creating Cultures of Thinking, Ron Ritchhart reveals the hidden tool for transforming our schools: culture. Every school has a unique organizational culture. The most effective school cultures support great teaching and learning. They empower teachers to communicate, collaborate, reflect, inquire and innovate. Everything that we do at UCDS is…

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