Research and analysis

Promoting the conditions for positive behaviour, to help every child succeed

This report looks at the role of leaders in the promotion of positive behaviour in schools and similar settings.

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This study explores research literature, guidance documents and practitioner-based knowledge on pupil behaviour. It has a particular emphasis on the role of leaders in the improvement of positive behaviour in schools and similar settings.

It considers leadership related issues across the following themes:

  • school cultures, relationships and behaviour
  • partnerships and communities
  • professional characteristics and behaviour
  • promoting inclusion and limiting exclusion

It also discusses the characteristics seen in effective leadership practice in improving positive behaviour.