The latest issue of Principal features practitioners and thought leaders who address a wide scope of literacy topics—from news literacy to cross-curricular and disciplinary instruction to quality feedback to choosing and evaluating a literacy program. In it you’ll find articles that focus on the evolving literacy skills that students will need to know and be able to do, and how principals can help children learn these skills.
Snapshots: November/December 2017Read More
Diversity in Public Schools: What Parents Think While most parents agree that diversity is an important element for a…
From the Editor: Book Talk: A Culture of LiteracyRead More
By Kaylen Tucker Principal, November/December 2017. Volume 97, Number 2.
Postscript: Champions for LiteracyRead More
Your actions today will help your students go for gold.
Parents & Schools: Who’s Telling Your Story?Read More
Use technology to share—and shape—your school’s story.
It’s the Law: Literacy Instruction and IDEARead More
Are IEPs required to specify research-based literacy tools?
Principal’s Bookshelf: Start Now to Become a Better LeaderRead More
Leadership book identifies 4 key behaviors of excellence.
Raising the Bar: Faculty Meetings TransformedRead More
How to let staff lead learning.
Early Career: How to Work With the District OfficeRead More
12 tips to get what you want, when you need it.
Wellness: Turn Down the PressureRead More
A firefighter-turned-principal on the importance of self-care.
Practitioner’s Corner: Building the English-language Learner’s BrainRead More
Advances in neuroscience point the way toward accelerated learning.
In the Spotlight: Pennsylvania Principal Builds ConnectionsRead More
Principal, September/October 2017. Volume 97, Number 2. Aaronda Beauford Principal Stonehurst Hills Elementary School Upper Darby School District, Pennsylvania
Creating Communities of Pastoral Care for StudentsRead More
Meeting students’ nonacademic needs can improve academic outcomes.
The Conversation: Effective Dialogue Between Principals and Their EvaluatorsRead More
How an ongoing coaching and mentorship model is building strong principals.
Creating a Culture of LiteracyRead More
6 strategies you can use to ignite enthusiasm for reading.
The Elementary Principal’s Guide to Choosing & Evaluating a Literacy ProgramRead More
Use a simple, step-by-step process to increase educator buy-in.
Research You Can UseRead More
Do your literacy practices reflect the latest research?
Where Literacy Is Heading: News Literacy as a Signal of ChangeRead More
Helping students unpack and understand the news is a critical component of 21st century literacy.
Set the Stage for Quality FeedbackRead More
Principals provide feedback to support literacy instruction.
Reading Across & Within the CurriculumRead More
Best practices to support cross-curricular literacy instruction.