School Accountability Toolset
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Höög, J. & Johansson, O. ED. (2011) Struktur, kultur, ledarskap – förutsättningar för framgångsrika skolor. (Structure, Culture, Leadership – Prerequisites for Successful Schools). Studentlitteratur. Lund.
Höög, J. & Johansson, O. ED. (2011) Struktur, kultur, ledarskap – förutsättningar för framgångsrika skolor. (Structure, Culture, Leadership – Prerequisites for Successful Schools). Second Edition. Studentlitteratur. Lund.
Höög, J. & Johansson, O. ED. (2014) Framgångsrika skolor, mer om struktur, kultur, ledarskap.(Succesful schools, more about Structure, Culture, Leadership. Studentlitteratur. Lund.
Karatzias, A., Power, K.G, Swanson, V. (2001) Quality of School Life: Development and Preliminary Standardisation of an Instrument Based on Performance Indicators in Scottish Secondary Schools. School Effectiveness and School Improvement, 2001, Vol 12, No 3, pp. 265-284.
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Perlinger, Arie, Canetti-Nisim, Daphna, Pedahzur, Ami (2006) Democratic Attitudes Among High-School Pupils: The role played by perception of class climate. School Effectiveness and School Improvement, Vol 17, No 1, March 2006, pp. 119-140.
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Shann, H. Mary, Academics and a Culture of Caring: The relationship Between School Achievement and Prosocial and Antisocial Behaviours in Four Urban Middle Schools. School Effectiveness and School Improvement 1999, Vol. 10, No 4, pp. 390-413.
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Content development team
This toolset has been prepared by Jonas Höög, Professor in Department of Sociology at Umeå University, Sweden, for the European Policy Network on School Leadership (EPNoSL).