EDU 688 EDU688 Week 1 Assignment Changing School Culture (Ashford)
Changing School Culture. Construct your assignment to meet the content and written communication expectations below.
Dysfunctional School Culture Traits: Analyze the dysfunctional traits of your school. These are the
ones that need to change. Use Healthfield (2011, 2010) and Schein (1993) as resources to support your
Dysfunctional School Culture Explanation: Explain the potential harm done to the school’s effort to
ensure that all students succeed as learners as a result of the dysfunctional school culture traits. Use
Healthfield (2011, 2010) and Schein (1993) as resources to support your explanation.
Develop Strategies for Changing School Culture: Develop at least three strategies for improving the
previously identified dysfunctional traits.
Rationale for Changes to School Culture: Explain the rationale for the changes you would like to make drawing on Healthfield (2011, 2010) and Schein (1993) for support for the strategies you develop.
New School Culture: State your school’s mission and vision and explain how the changes made in the school culture will better serve the mission and vision of the school. Use Healthfield (2011, 2010) and Schein (1993) as support for your explanation.
School Success: Evaluate the extent to which the new school culture is able to ensure that all subgroups of the students are successful learners. Use Healthfield (2011, 2010) and Schein (1993) as support for your evaluation.
Written Communication Expectations
Page Requirement: Your paper must be two to three pages in length, not including title and references
APA Formatting: Use APA formatting consistently throughout the paper. It is recommended you use the
content area labels as headings for each section of your content for the paper. For information regarding
APA, including samples and tutorials, visit The Ashford Writing Center.
Syntax and Mechanics: Display meticulous comprehension and organization of syntax and mechanics,
such as spelling and grammar. Your written work should contain no errors and be very easy to
Source Requirement: Use at least three scholarly sources in addition to the course textbook, providing
compelling evidence to support ideas. All sources on the reference page need to be used and cited using APA standards within the body of the assignment.
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