Next Zone 7 Director Announced

Matthew Lewis, principal of Garfield Elementary School in Lewistown, Montana, will begin his term Aug. 1, 2021.

NAESP Selects Principal Fellows in New Centers for Advancing Leadership

Nine administrators from across the nation have achieved the designation of NAESP Fellow and advanced to a new level of principal leadership.

NAESP Vice President Candidates Named for 2021 Election

The NAESP Nominating Committee met virtually to review and select the nominees for NAESP Vice President for the 2021 election.

NAESP Statement on Election of President-elect Biden

The National Association of Elementary School Principals congratulates President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on winning the 2020 presidential election.

Elementary School Principals' Professional Learning: Current Status and Future Needs

Results of a survey from NAESP and the Learning Policy Institute offers insights on the current state of principal professional developement.

NAESP Honors Top Principals for National Principals Month

50 principals have been named 2020 National Distinguished Principals.

NAESP Statement on Failure of Trump Administration and Congress to Provide Funding to Safely Reopen Schools

NAESP calls on the Trump administration and congressional leaders to resume negotiations on a coronavirus response package and reach an agreement that includes robust funding to safely reopen schools.

NAESP Statement on Senate Republicans’ Latest Coronavirus Relief Proposal

This legislation falls short of the $175 billion baseline amount that NAESP and other national K-12 organizations have called for. 

NAESP Releases Guidance to Help Stakeholders Leverage Principals During Planning for School Reopenings

Document focuses on four key ways state and district leaders can engage principals to help ensure safe and successful school reopenings. 

NAESP Releases Results on National Survey of Principals on Reopening Schools

Despite pressure from the administration, only 26 percent of principals surveyed support full reopening.