Leading Dynamic Learning Communities

NAESP is a professional organization serving elementary and middle-level principals who represent 35 million children in pre-K through grade 8.

About Us

2023 President’s Education Awards Program

Since 1983, the President’s Education Awards Program has honored graduating elementary, middle, and high school students for their academic achievements and outstanding efforts that have enabled them to meet the challenging standards of excellence.

Recognize Your Students

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Engage With Us


NAESP offers a variety of ways for you to engage with school leaders.


Enhance your leadership skills and share expertise with peers.

State Affiliates

NAESP has affiliate organizations in all 50 states.

Apply for Grants

Grants for school projects with funding from NAESP’s partners

Ready to level up your leadership?

Join us this summer for tools, best practices, and networking opportunities that will help you learn and grow as a pre-k–8 leader.