Democratic school climate and sense of community in school: a multilevel analysis.

@article{Vieno2005DemocraticSC,
  title={Democratic school climate and sense of community in school: a multilevel analysis.},
  author={Alessio Vieno and Douglas D. Perkins and Thomas M Smith and Massimo Santinello},
  journal={American journal of community psychology},
  year={2005},
  volume={36 3-4},
  pages={327-41}
}
This study examines individual- and school-level predictors of sense of community in school among adolescents. Hierarchical linear modeling was used to examine the relationships between individual (demographics, control and monitoring by parents, and perception of democratic school climate), class, and school characteristics (mean democratic school climate, demographics, activities, school size, public/private governance of the school, and facilities) and students' sense of community in the… CONTINUE READING