NASSP Principals of the Year Discuss Challenges and Successes

Last week, principals from around the country gathered in this northern Virginia suburb of Washington for the National Association of Secondary School Principals’ Training Institute. Partof that program included the announcement of the winners of the Metlife/NASSPPrincipal of the Year awards. This year, Trevor Greene of Toppenish, Wash., is the National HighSchool Principal of the …

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NASSP Common Core Position

The NASSP Board of Directors revised the 2008  position statement on national standards during their November 2011 meeting. The origional NASSP statement on national standards provided support for the idea of these standards as proposed. Now that the standards in the Common Core have become a part of the practices being voluntarily developed in many states, NASSP expresses …

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Virginia Middle School Principals Recognized

VASSP members Dr. Linda Scott, principal, Oscar F. Smith Middle School, Chesapeake Division, and Skyles Calhoun, principal, Woodbridge Middle School, Prince William Division, have been notified by NASSP that their schools are among 10 middle schools throughout the nation that are being recognized for their academic successes through the 2012 MetLife Foundation-NASSP Breakthrough Schools program.  …

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