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What makes a great principal

As the role of principals has evolved during the past three decades, so has the research into effective principalship—and the...

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Shifting the conversation

Society is evolving at a rapid pace, however our children deserve an education that is truly innovative and supports their...

 

A Greensboro assistant principal with a passion for teacher opportunity

The first 12-person high school class Glasher Robinson taught included a recent mother, a pregnant student, two recovering drug addicts,...

 

Wolfpack WORKS gets ready to bolster literacy efforts

WolfPACK Works is an initiative of Read to Achieve that will help K-2 teachers teach literacy skills to their students...

 

Mr. Belding and Mr. Rooney: The evolving role of the principal

Principals, depicted in popular culture, tend to fall into two categories.  There is Mr. Belding, the beloved, fatherly figure from...

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Transforming principal preparation in North Carolina

 

A Durham principal takes his high school classroom experience to elementary school

Just inside the main doors of Merrick-Moore Elementary School in Durham, an inquisitive first-grader wondered what in the world a...

 

Principals in the policy spotlight

The latest sessions of the General Assembly have highlighted the issue of principal pay. While teacher pay has long been...

 

Raleigh principal juggles running school with her own education

Gretta Dula’s office is festooned with principal-of-the-year certificates, letters from students, notes of tasks to be tackled, and a sign...

 

Holly Springs principal tackles year-round calendar

Bearing a warm smile, Principal Kathy Knezevic of Holly Grove Elementary walked through the halls of her school and greeted...

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Principal of the Year: Tips on how to move your school forward

Being a principal in North Carolina is not just a job. It requires you to be a change-agent.  I began...

 

Raleigh veteran principal dedicated to students

Millbrook High School’s administration suite was in full swing as the clock ticked closer to the end of the school...