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Welcome to Conference News Online, your source for the best blog posts, photos, and tweets from NAESP's 2015 Annual Conference & Expo!


Community Volunteers in Action

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Erik Wahl: The Art of Vision For Educators
Opening session speaker Erik Wahl inspired principals to take risks and foster creativity in their students.

Awakening the Learner and Transforming Schools
A tragedy shows principals that compassion and engagement should be the heart of learning at their schools.

A Gold Medal Mindset
Decorated Olympic gymnast Shannon Miller explains the importance of focusing on the whole child—and the whole principal.

7 Sure Fire Ways To Level-Up Your Instructional Leadership
Todd Whitaker and Annette Breaux's "Ten-Minute Inservice" session gave principals the tips they need to build teacher effectiveness.

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Principals from around country assist in building new playground for Garfield Elementary
One hundred years after opening its doors to its first students, Garfield Elementary School is now getting its playground remodeled, thanks in part to the efforts of the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) and playground equipment manufacturer Landscape Structures.

Leadership: We've Got This!
"It was a small but mighty crowd of principals, superintendents and prospective principals from across the US and Canada, and I'm leaving inspired by a group of principals that I have had the pleasure of knowing through Twitter and finally meeting in person."

Principal's Convention to Focus on Leadership, Achievement, and Culture
Hundreds of elementary and middle school principals from across the country will descend on Long Beach, Calif., this week for the National Association of Elementary School Principals' annual convention.

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