Turnaround Schools

Kimberly Miles talks being a "turnaround principal" and how she supports her school and staff's growth.

Topics: Principal Leadership, School Culture and Climate

School improvement is an ongoing process, with changes both big and small. We sit down with Oregon principal Kimberly Miles to talk about how she leads through these changes. In this episode we discuss:

  • What it means to be a turnaround principal
  • How focus has shifted from before the pandemic to now
  • How to support teachers and help them grow in the face of high levels of stress and burnout

Kimberly Miles is principal of East Gresham Elementary school in Oregon. You can find her on Twitter at @afewthingsworth.