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In pursuit of excellence: An investigation of a shared culture at an independent secondary school

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This study investigated the existence of a shared culture between staff and students at the Anglican Church Grammar School. Research consisted of a naturalistic case study approach using qualitative field study methods. Findings revealed that a shared culture between the staff and the students did exist and that the culture was grounded in the academic and extra-curricular elements of the school.

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Chittenden, A.H.R. In pursuit of excellence: An investigation of a shared culture at an independent secondary school. Aust. Educ. Res. 20, 51–73 (1993). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03219543

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Keywords

  • Organizational Culture
  • School Culture
  • Effective School
  • Student Newspaper
  • Shared Culture