The exclusive rationale of the school is to mould the learners to fit into the society and safeguard the desires of their parents. In low-income society, education plays a significant role in creating socio-political awareness among the illiterate population. The school values should meet the system values much needed in the society (Prasad, 2006).
Values are the ideals that an individual, family, organization, and community seek. Parents mould their children according to their cultural beliefs and values. When enrolled in a given institutions, it important that the school values promote the beliefs and values of the parents. School values that do not recognize the cultural beliefs and values of the society are likely to be unpopular with parents (Barsky, 2009).
To solve the problem, all stakeholders should conduct surveys, hold forums, use student work samples, analyse teachers’ self-evaluation, feedback from administrators, parent’s feedback, and research to help align school values. Good values provide a favourable environment for the teaching staff, safe learning environment for students and ensure smooth administration of the school. The values should safeguard the interest of the society other than a particular ...Show more