Communicator - November 2017

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Recap: Principals as Leaders of Literacy 
Create a literacy leadership framework to improve students' reading and listening comprehension. Read more

How Children’s Literature Fosters Foundational Skills
A principal’s journey toward enhancing a growth mindset with classroom visits. Read more

Making Student Feedback Work
New advice on building a culture of feedback and making it meaningful for teachers. Read more


Help Students Cope With Grief Over the Holidays
Steps schools can take to provide emotional support for grieving students. Read more

What Do Parents Want? Play
A recent poll shows that parents think free play time is important to students’ overall development and health. Read more

Wow!Ed Newsletter: Three 21st Century Strategies: Grist for the Mill
View articles on innovative practices to improve learning outcomes to better engage students. Read more

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


Upcoming Mentor Training in Alabama, Nov. 30
Take the time to invest in yourself, your career, and the principal profession as a National Certified Principal Mentor. Read more

NAESP Vice Presidential Candidates Named
The NAESP nominating committee has announced candidates: Kimbrelle Barbosa Lewis, principal of Cordova Elementary School, and Thomas Payton, principal of Roanoke Avenue Elementary School. Read more

New Zone 5 Director Named to NAESP Board
Bill Jones, principal of Corbin Intermediate School, has been elected as the new Zone 5 Director to the NAESP Board of Directors. Read more

Registration Now Open for NAESP’s 2018 Conference
Join us in Orlando for the 2018 NAESP Pre-K–8 Principals Conference, featuring keynote speaker, Daniel H. Pink.  Read more

Write for #PrincipalMag
Writing for Principal is a great way to contribute to the principalship and to enhance your own professional development. Read more