Communicator - May 2019

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Talking the Talk: Part 2
This two-part series features real-life ways principals have learned from one another and leaned on each other in an often isolating world. Read more

The ABCs of Reducing Teacher Stress
Learn the Teacher Coping Model to manage negative emotional experiences like stress. Read more

5 Ways to Grow Your PLN
Principals can benefit from bouncing ideas off each other to improve their practice. Boost your PLN. Read more


  Summer Learning  

Webinar Recap: Student Summer Bookworms
Learn about the effectiveness of literacy reform and how to help disadvantaged students become productive readers. Read more

18 Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List
Start filling out your summer reading list with these principal-approved books. Read more

After School and Summer Learning Portal
It's not too late to incorporate some of those best practices in your plans for learning after the school day ends. Read more

  NAESP News  

Congratulations, Outstanding APs! 
Each year, NAESP honors stellar assistant principals with the National Outstanding Assistant Principals Award. Here are this year’s winners. Read more

2019 ASCA Honor Councils Announced
Congratulations to the 2019 American Student Council Association Honor Council of Excellence winners. Read more

Survey: Power to the Profession
NAEYC wants your feedback its draft of the Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators document. Read more

Center for Innovative Leadership
The Exchange at the NAESP Pre-K-8 Principals Conference in Spokane this July is a can't miss for educators who want to take their leadership to the next level. Read more

Write for Principal Magazine
Our 2019-2020 editorial calendar has been set. Is one of our themes in your wheelhouse? If so, write for us! Read more

Join the Conversation on Twitter
For our next #NAESPchat, we’ll discuss ways to grow your professional learning network—in person and online. Join us June 20 at 8 p.m. Read more

Champion Creatively Alive Children
NAESP and Crayola offer your school the chance to apply for a grant valued at $3,500 to implement arts programming. Read more