Communicator - May 2014

Communicator Archives

New Principals: Spotlight on Parent Engagement
Members of the National Panel of New Principals share their top tips for forging ties with families. Read more

Wow!Ed Newsletter: Leadership from May to September
Explore positive school climate, using Pinterest to plan, universal pre-K, and more. Read more

Join the World’s Largest Principal Book Study
Online chats in June and July will explore the leadership principles in Teach Like a PIRATE. Read more

7 Lessons for Common Core Communication
Use these strategies to communicate effectively about the standards. Read more

5 Benefits of Mini-Observations
Mini-observations can paint a more authentic picture of classroom practice. Read more

Stem Summer Learning Loss
Share this Report to Parents with families to help them keep kids’ minds active. Read more

New Tool Compares State Science Data Loss
The National Science Board’s Science and Engineering Indicators tool allows educators to compare trends in science. Read more

Advocacy Update: Tech PD for Principals
NAESP advances federal push to fund educator professional development in technology. Read more

Key Strategies to Modernize E-Rate
NAESP makes recommendations to the Federal Communications Commission to support schools’ technology needs. Read more

Grants, Opportunities & Free Resources
Learn about upcoming grant deadlines and get information about free resources that can help your school. Read more