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Principal November/December: Doing More With Less
Down, But Not Out
Despite a hard-hit economy, educators in Michigan are finding ways to overcome the financial setbacks and maintain student achievement.
Adjusting to the New Normal
Tough budget times call for flexibility and creativity, especially when facing the loss of administrative staff.
Eye on the Prize
A plan using these grant-seeking strategies will help principals acquire funds for their schools.
When a School Closes
Katherine J. Toogood
Minimize the impact on students, staff, and the community with careful planning and a caring ethic.
Positive Behavior Support for Students With Autism
Find out what makes students with autism tick to keep them in the classroom and out of the principal’s office.
The Secret to Success
Here’s your ticket to accessing an abundance of research-based best practices.
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From the Editors
Raising the Bar
The CLIMB to Blue Ribbon
Mentoring the Educational Leader: A Practical Framework for Success by Kimberly T. Strike and John Nickelsen
Reviewed by Kaivan Yuen
Shift Ed: A Call to Action for Transforming K-12 Education by David Houle and Jeff Cobb
Reviewed by Jacie Maslyk
The Reflective Principal
The Plane Ride
Ten to Teen
Where Have the Parents Gone?
Can We Get Back to Teaching?
Parents & Schools
Engaging ESL Parents Through Literacy
Regina R. Stewman
It’s the Law
Reduction in Force
Perry A. Zirkel
Sticks and Stones; Words and Wounds
The Generation Mix
Christine Gibson and David Gibson
Understand the differences and similarities between the various generations of your faculty.
Rethinking Elementary Science Instruction
Donna R. Sterling and Wendy M. Frazier
The factor that matters most in science program success is the commitment of the principal.