The research was focused on the “Leadership Behavior of
Principals and Attitudes of Teachers as related to the Academic
Environment in Private Secondary Schools of District Dera Ismail Khan”. The
study was quantitative and data were collected using a survey. The population
was 147 heads and 1470 teachers who were working in private secondary schools
of the District, Dera Ismail Khan. A sample of324 was selected for gathering data.
The correlation, t-test, and regression were
statistical analysis techniques. The results
depicted that better academic environment is the
result of positive attitude of teachers. The
relationship between attitude and leadership
behavior was highly positive. No differences were
found between rural and urban on attitude scale,
leadership behavior scale and environment scale.
1-Latif Ur Rehman Ph.D. Scholar, Department of Education, Qurtuba University of Science and Technology, Dera Ismail Khan, Kp, Pakistan.2-Liaquat Hussain Shah Assistant Professor, Institute of Education and Research,Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan, KP, Pakistan. 3-Khuda Bakhsh Malik Assistant Professor,Department of Education,GC University Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan.