SAI announced that Brian McNeill, principal of Knoxville Middle School, is the 2013 Iowa Middle Level Principal of the Year.
Dan Smith, SAI executive director, remarked, “Brian McNeill models school leadership. He has focused teacher professional learning on developing instructional skills to meet the needs of all students. He has made sure that all students have opportunities to advance their learning—from those who may be struggling with reading or math, to those who excel in the classroom. Additionally he strives to build a positive culture with students and staff in the building.”