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August 11, 2015

Wisconsin Principals Tell Scott Walker His Policies Are Hurting Local School Districts

A group of 35 principals from the southern Wisconsin area wrote to Walker last month arguing that in the current policy and political climate, districts simply don't have the resources and support to provide what they should to students.

August 04, 2015

Atlanta District Rolls Out New Grade-Changing Rules

Superintendent Meria Carstarphen launched an investigation into grade changing after an internal investigation found that one high school principal changed more than 100 student grades from failing to passing.

August 04, 2015

Select Chicago Principals to Get More Autonomy, Less Oversight

The Chicago school district will tap 25 high-performing school leaders who also have a strong record on school operations and community partnerships.

July 09, 2015

Iowa District's Plan for Principals to Wear Cameras Draws Scrutiny

The Burlington Community School District plans to outfit administrators with wearable video cameras, which can be used to record private meetings involving administrators, parents, and students.

July 09, 2015

New Video Series Offers Advice on Training, Supporting New Principals

The two-minute videos feature school superintendents discussing new practices to develop leaders and manage career paths more intentionally.

July 09, 2015

A Principal's Reflection on a Year at the Education Department

In the year that Jill Levine, the principal of Normal Park Museum Magnet School in Chattanooga, Tenn., spent as the Department of Education's full-time principal ambassador fellow, the department has been hailed for increasing its focus on school leadership.

June 30, 2015

Principals' Convention to Focus on Leadership, Achievement, and Culture

The annual convention of elementary and middle school principals in Long Beach, Calif., focuses on empowering principals to tackle key challenges of the job.

May 29, 2015

Time is Running Out to Comment on Disputed New School Leader Standards

There is dissent in the education leadership community on whether the standards fully capture the principal's role, particularly in addressing issues of social justice and equity in schools.

May 21, 2015

District of Columbia Offers Top Principals Three-Year Appointments

The principals must meet certain performance benchmarks to qualify for the longer posts and agree to stay at their schools for three years.

May 18, 2015

Georgia School Leader Named National Assistant Principal of the Year

With Jessica Ainsworth's leadership, reading proficiency rates at Lithia Springs High School increased for all subgroups, tripling for students with disabilities, according to the NASSP.

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