A clean, well maintained building that is will lit and free of clutter shows investment in the school and its students. Spaces throughout the building should be used to highlight student work and achievement.
Physical, mental, and emotional safety is essential for all students and adults.
Engaging Teaching and Learning
Engaging teaching with ample opportunities for student participation, success, and support improves the interactions of the school at large.
Positive relationships between all adults and children in the school building help students to feel comfortable at school. Children who feel safe are more likely to attend regularly and participate in the classroom.
School leadership must understand how procedures and processes create the conditions necessary for school success. Leadership is possibly the most important single determinant of an effective learning environment.