Schechter, C., & Qadach, M. (2016). Promoting learning in schools: Principals’ learning mechanisms. Leadership and Policy in Schools, 15(2), 141-167.

Your attitudes toward your school
To what extent do the following components exist in your school

In my school…          

 

 

Does not exist   Definitely exists
I direct the staff to catalogue learning materials for the students.12345
I document meetings with the superintendent, municipal authority, or the parents.12345
For evaluation purposes, I encourage the use of previous reports dealing with learning and teaching.12345
I make use of databases of teacher data (evaluation reports, absences, achievements) in decision making.12345
I disseminate teachers’ successes among the staff.12345
I help teachers share their special ideas with other teachers in the school.12345
I disseminate among the staff reports concerning professional changes and innovations.12345
I disseminate the district publications and ministry circulars among the staff.12345
I maintain meeting protocols.12345
I observe the teachers’ lessons.12345
I hold meetings with the teaching staff in order to examine information about external events that affect the school.12345
I participate in professional development programs for principals.12345
I examine external evaluation data with the superintendent.12345
I meet with representatives of the PTA in order to receive feedback about school affairs.12345
I examine external evaluation data together with the local authority.12345
I meet with parents in order to get exposed to difficulties, special requests, comments and insights.12345
I meet with community representatives to promote school needs.12345
I meet with students in order to get exposed to difficulties, special requests, comments and insights.12345
I hold meetings with my superiors in order to learn from external events that affect the school.12345
I examine external data (such as national exams) with the teacher staff.12345
I initiate and participate in teacher staff meetings for the evaluation of the school climate.12345
I initiate and participate in teacher staff meetings for the evaluation of student academic achievements.12345
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