The Satchel Pulse Blog | Culture and Climate

Culture and Climate Teachers and Teaching
Jun 06. 2022

Three reasons why teachers should care about their school's culture and climate

To support Satchel Pulse’s Culture and Climate solution, this blog sets out to define ...

author: Fern Dinsdale

Teacher Retention Culture and Climate
May 16. 2022

Teachers are leaving the profession in droves. Here's how to improve your staff retention rate in the new school year.

The Great Resignation. The mass school staff exodus. Desperate staff shortages.

author: Ashley Shannon & Fern Dinsdale

SEL Culture and Climate
Jul 12. 2021

Three ways SEL supports a positive culture and climate

We have written a series of blogs that focused on ways to integrate social and emotional learning into a myriad of common district and building systems and structures. As ...

author: Shawna Jensen

Feedback Culture and Climate
Oct 14. 2020

The benefits of a continuous feedback culture

Many school districts will take annual climate surveys or use tools to assess their school culture and climate on an ad hoc basis, but these surveys do not reflect a true ...

Author: Navina Cheema

School Improvement Culture and Climate
Oct 07. 2020

Make your school culture and climate data count

School culture and climate data has powerful potential for school improvement. Unfortunately, like most data, culture and climate data is often analyzed and even reported, but ...

Author: Dr. Jeff Klein

Culture and Climate
Sep 28. 2020

What is culture & climate? Why now is the right time to measure it

Working as a school district leader you will have your hands full and a list of tasks to get through. One of these tasks will be to start measuring school culture and climate ...

Author: Navina Cheema

Culture and Climate
Sep 08. 2020

How to pick culture and climate measures to get actionable insights

Improving schools’ culture and climate is foundational to maximizing value for all stakeholders, especially student college and career readiness.  But improvement can’t ...

Author: Dr. Jeff Klein

Culture and Climate
Aug 20. 2020

Improving your culture and climate is important.  Now convince others.

Have you experienced any of these in your schools?

Author: Dr. Jeff Klein

School Improvement Culture and Climate
Feb 13. 2020

Factors that shape school culture

School culture relies on the values of the principal and school management, the attitudes of teachers, parents and students and the level of open communication within the ...

Author: Edd Jackson

Teacher Retention Teacher Wellbeing Culture and Climate
Feb 11. 2020

How teacher feedback impacts school culture

Gathering staff feedback is the first step on your journey to school improvement and a positive school culture; the second step is acting on it. In order for staff to truly ...

author: Bethany Spencer