Adapt and Advance: Resources and Support for Assistant Principals

Everything you need to know about the the role of the assistant principal.

The assistant principal’s (AP’s) impact is rising, and while the demands of the role vary widely, APs must be prepared to continuously learn and manage change.

Culled from NAESP’s vast archive of professional resources, this new ebook comprises a tremendous collection of magazine articles, webinars, podcasts, blogs, and more. This curated content experience is designed to help current and aspiring APs better understand their roles, making what can seem like a monumental task—building a successful career that makes a positive impact on students and schools—a little less daunting.

You’ll receive practical advice on:

  • The assistant principal’s role
  • Pathways to school leadership
  • The AP’s role in affecting school outcomes
  • And so much more

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Download Adapt and Advance: Resources and Support for Assistant Principals for free!


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