Effective Principals Exhibit Five Practices According to Decade of Research


School leaders talk about how they put effective practices to work in a new series of videos provided by The Wallace Foundation. The practices focus on:

1. Shaping a vision of academic success for all students

2. Creating a climate hospitable to education

3. Cultivating leadership in others

4. Improving instruction

5. Managing people, data and processes to foster school improvement

A full report titled The School Principal as Leader: Guiding Schools to Better Teaching and Learning compiled from a decade of research in school leadership is available here.