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School Leaders Unite to Advocate for ESSA Implementation on Capitol Hill

School Leaders Unite to Advocate for ESSA Implementation on Capitol Hill

AFSA members joined the National Association of Elementary and Secondary Principals (NAESP) on Capitol Hill in advocating for ESSA implementation. Over 200 principals from across the nation gathered on Tues., March 15 in an effort to improve federal policies that will help states and districts build the capacity of principals and advance school improvement. Specific points included: Ensure oversight of […]

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Principals Groups Send Letter of Support on ESSA to the Hill

Principals Groups Send Letter of Support on ESSA to the Hill

AFSA, together with the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) sent a letter of support to Chairman Alexander and Kline and Ranking Members Murray and Kline. The joint letter sent on Dec. 2 congratulates them on bringing a final conference agreement forward to fully reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). […]

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Principals Groups Applaud Introduction of Loan Forgiveness Bill in the House

Principals Groups Applaud Introduction of Loan Forgiveness Bill in the House

Loan Forgiveness Bill Would Incent Great School Leaders to Work in High-Needs Schools, Principals Groups Say Statement from the American Federation of School Administrators (AFSA), the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), representing the nation’s nearly 100,000 principals: We applaud the House, specifically Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA), for introducing the […]

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ESEA Reauthorization Comments Sent to Congress

ESEA Reauthorization Comments Sent to Congress

Congress is the closest it has been in seven years to reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind. The House and Senate both passed legislation this summer to reauthorize ESEA, and a bipartisan group of representatives and senators has already begun negotiations to resolve the major differences between the two bills. AFSA, […]

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Principals Groups Applaud Senate Passage of ESEA Bill

Principals Groups Applaud Senate Passage of ESEA Bill

AFSA, the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) released a joint statement applauding the Senate for the passage of the ESEA bill.

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Happy National Assistant Principals Week!

AFSA, the National Association of Secondary School Principals National Assistant Principals Week (NASSP), National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) have declared this week of April 13-17 as National Assistant Principals Week. This week will recognize and honor all the contributions of assistant principals in our school communities. Let assistant principals know that all their hard work is appreciated. Twitter: […]

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Principals Groups Celebrate Assistant Principals Week, April 13-17

Principals Groups Celebrate Assistant Principals Week, April 13-17

                   Principals Groups Celebrate Assistant Principals Week, April 13-17  Contact: Bob Farrace, farraceb@nassp.org, 703-674-5614 Reston, VA–The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the National Association of Elementary School Principals, and the American Federation of School Administrators have declared the week of April 13-17, 2015 as National Assistant Principals Week to honor and recognize the contributions of assistant […]

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Principal Unions Send Joint Letter to Policymakers on Title II Funds

AFSA continues to advocate for increased support of principal professional development in the reauthorization of ESEA, and through the appropriations process. Together with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), AFSA has sent a letter to the Senate and House Appropriations staff. Congress must provide direction in the appropriation of the […]

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Principals Push Legislators for Changes to ESEA Bills

Education Daily reports that principals’ groups are pushing legislators for changes to the ESEA reauthorization proposals on Capitol Hill- the ESEA reauthorization discussion draft by Chairman Lamar Alexander, and the Student Success Act, H.R. 5, which is up for consideration by the House. AFSA, NAESP, NASSP have sent a letter to the Senate HELP Committee requesting a carve out of […]

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Join Our Campaign and Tweet to Your Member of Congress

Join Our Campaign and Tweet to Your Member of Congress

In order to raise awareness of the need for more professional development for principals and assistant principals, AFSA, together with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), has launched the #PD4Principals campaign.

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