The latest issue of Principal provides context for school leaders on public schools and choice. Articles focus on deeper learning, school choice terms, best practices for magnet schools, and effective public relations.
Postscript: The Great ConversationRead More
The importance of telling success stories about public schools.
It’s the Law: When Do Parents Really Pose a Safety Risk?Read More
By Perry A. Zirkel Principal, September/October 2017. Vol. 97, Number 1. A relatively small percentage of parents may, at…
Principal’s Bookshelf: Children’s Literature Fosters Foundational SkillsRead More
My journey toward enhancing a growth mindset with classroom visits.
The Reflective Principal: Taking a Leap of FaithRead More
Our journey from principal to professor.
Raising the Bar: Creating a Data-Driven School CultureRead More
HSteps to find out where you are and map the route to where you want to be.
Early Career: “Yes, I Do Have an Agenda!”Read More
Help for new principals to conduct engaging and meaningful faculty meetings.
Wellness: A School’s Healthy AlternativeRead More
An Arizona principal turned his terrifying experience into a healthy plan to transform his entire school.
Practitioner’s Corner: The Power of Peer and Near-Peer EffortsRead More
By Johnathan D. Mathis & Jolon McNeil Principal, September/October 2017. Vol. 97, Number 1.
Snapshots: September/October 2017Read More
Does Project-Based Learning Impact Student Achievement? Over the years, project-based learning (PBL) has become a preferred teaching approach, especially…
From the Editor: Opportunity for Every ChildRead More
By Kaylen Tucker Principal, September/October 2017. Volume 97, Number 1.
In the Spotlight: Georgia Assistant Principal Understands Her ImpactRead More
Principal, September/October 2017. Volume 97, Number 1. Debra Malone Principal Cartersville Middle School Cartersville, Georgia
Literacy Language Learning as Partners in the ClassroomRead More
Supporting English learners in the classroom requires seeing students as both literacy and language learners, even in the earliest…
Many Hands Make Light WorkRead More
How collaborative leadership leads to collective efficacy.
Attractive Best PracticesRead More
Magnet schools share their secrets to success.
Telling Your StoryRead More
If you don’t like what’s being said about your school, change the conversation.
Charter School Best PracticesRead More
By DawnLynne Kacer Principal, September/October 2017. Vol. 97, Number 1. Our nation’s system of public education becomes a learning…
Knowledge is PowerRead More
How KIPP and other high-performing charter networks are making an impact through well-rounded curricula.
A Primer on School Choice TermsRead More
By Anne O'Brien Principal, September/October 2017. Vol. 97, Number 1. School choice…
Ready for ChangeRead More
An interview with Linda Darling-Hammond on the current state of education.