Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research, 2nd Edition.
ANZSRC / FoR Code
39 EDUCATION| 3904 Specialist studies in education
Avondale Research Centre
Christian Education Research Centre
Reportable Items (HERDC/ERA)
School climate is a general construct used to define a child’s subjective school experience across numerous dimensions including physical, social, and emotional. These dimensions are shaped by multiple areas of school life including relationships, teaching and learning, social environment, and safety.
Link to publisher version (DOI)
Zullig, K. J., Matthews-Ewald, M. R., & Petrie, K. (2021). School climate. In F. Maggino (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-being Research. Springer, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69909-7_2597-2