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Research and Resources
Improving University Principal Preparation Programs: Five Themes From the Field ›
This report examines perceptions of university programs that prepare the nation’s future school principals, barriers to their improvement and the state’s role in encouraging program upgrades.
Improving State Evaluation of Principal Preparation Programs ›
This report describes five design principles for rigorous state evaluation of principal preparation programs.
Professional Standards for Educational Leaders 2015 ›
What does it mean to be an effective principal? An updated set of standards for the job spells out 10 essentials, including the ability to support rigorous instruction.
Experience Makes a Great Teacher ›
A New York City program connects veteran principals with novices in an effort to build the skills of emerging school leaders.
Building Principal Pipelines: A Strategy to Strengthen Education Leadership ›
How can a school district produce a large and steady supply of top-notch school principals—and support their effective supervision? This Wallace Update describes Wallace Foundation efforts to find out.
Making Time for Instructional Leadership ›
This series of reports describes the evolution of the SAM process, an approach to helping principals focus on teaching in classrooms.
Six Superintendents’ Experiences Building Principal Pipelines ›
Superintendents of six large school districts participating in Wallace’s Principal Pipeline Initiative discuss lessons they have learned about school leadership and offer tips for other districts.
Making Space for New Leaders ›
article examines ways in which principals can help groom the next generation of school leaders while also meeting their schools’ needs.
School Leadership in Action: Principal Practices ›
A video series illustrates how principals are using five practices of effective school leadership to improve teaching and learning in their schools.
Taking Charge of Principal Preparation: A Guide to NYC Leadership Academy’s Aspiring Principals Program ›
A program that helps train principals around the country offers guidance, based on its approach, to others interested in school leader preparation.
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