Communicator - February 2020



  Communicator Archives
  Professional Development  

When Black History Meets Professional Development
A field trip to a museum helps staff refine their inclusion and equity lens. Read more

Champions for Education: Baruti Kafele Edition
The passion that drives the NAESP Pre-K-8 Principals Conference keynote speakers will inspire you. Read more

Overcoming Challenges to Find Success
NAESP celebrates a year of telling members’ stories through the NAESP Center for Innovative Leadership. Read more

Webinar Recap: Addressing Implicit Bias 
Learn about the 3 B’s of expulsion risk—big, black, boy—and how implicit bias plays a role. Read more

  For Your School  

School Safety Website Launches
Get actionable recommendations on mental health, bullying, emergency planning, school climate, and more. Read more

Highly Effective Instructional Leaders Listen
For a former assistant principal, listening to teachers improved student achievement and staff relationships. Read more

Supporting Students With Special Needs
A rural school in Oklahoma uses innovative initiatives to create a culture of support for all students. Read more

Report to Parents
Pass along to families these bulletins that are full of relevant parenting topics, from health and homework to behavior and bullying. Read more

  NAESP News  

Principals as Advocates
On March 24 at 8 p.m., join us for an #NAESPchat, where we’ll give principals a voice in education policy and advocacy. Read more

American Student Council Association
Apply for the Student Council School of Excellence Award to recognize your student council. Read more

Webinar: Ignite Passion and Thrive as an Educator
Balance is a myth, but living with purpose, passion, and priorities is within your reach. Learn more in this March 18 webinar at 3 p.m. ET. Read more

Mentor the Next Generation of Leaders
Finish your school year strong by becoming a certified mentor through the NAESP Leadership Immersion Institute in May or June. Read more

Exercise Your Right to Vote
Members will elect the association’s next vice president next month. Learn about the candidates. Read more

Download the NAESP App
Check out the new NAESP App for easy access to resources and in-app exclusives. Read more

NAESP Foundation Meets AmazonSmile
Help fund education initiatives by choosing the NAESP Foundation as your charity of choice on AmazonSmile. Read more