TITLE

The Whale Done! School

AUTHOR(S)
ZURCHIN, CYNTHIA R.; BALLARD, JIM
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Principal;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a school improvement initiative at Schaeffer Elementary School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which improved from its status as a failing school to a successful school. It focuses on the school principal's development of a program based on the theme of the book "Whale Done!: The Power of Positive Relationships," which discusses the positive trust relationships established between killer whales and their trainers. Topics include educational change and school reading programs.
ACCESSION #
59449529

 

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