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A Durham principal takes his high school classroom experience to elementary school

Just inside the main doors of Merrick-Moore Elementary School in Durham, an inquisitive first-grader wondered what in the world a...

Principals in the policy spotlight

The latest sessions of the General Assembly have highlighted the issue of principal pay. While teacher pay has long been...

Raleigh principal juggles running school with her own education

Gretta Dula’s office is festooned with principal-of-the-year certificates, letters from students, notes of tasks to be tackled, and a sign...

Holly Springs principal tackles year-round calendar

Bearing a warm smile, Principal Kathy Knezevic of Holly Grove Elementary walked through the halls of her school and greeted...

Perspective

Principal of the Year: Tips on how to move your school forward

Being a principal in North Carolina is not just a job. It requires you to be a change-agent.  I began...

Raleigh veteran principal dedicated to students

Millbrook High School’s administration suite was in full swing as the clock ticked closer to the end of the school...

Five characteristics of successful principals

The job of the principalship is known to all: “Get school ready to open in the fall.” To do this...

Carrboro principal believes in value of bilingual education

Nestled in Carrboro, Frank Porter Graham (FPG) Bilingüe Elementary School splits its school day between lessons taught in English and...

News

The state of principals in North Carolina

Until recently, principals in North Carolina were 50th out of all the states in the nation and Washington, D.C., for...