• AFSA Watches Clinton Make History at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

    AFSA leaders witnessed a historical event at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, where Hillary Clinton became the first woman to accept the Democratic nomination to run for President of the United States. Diann Woodard, AFSA President, Ernest Logan, AFSA Executive Vice President and Council of Supervisors and Administrators President, AFSA Local 1, Aona Jefferson, AFSA General Vice President and Council of [...]

    AFSA Watches Clinton Make History at the 2016 Democratic National Convention
  • Prioritizing Student Online Safety in Your School

    Guest Blog Post By Rob Yoegel Your school or district likely isn’t much different than Redding School District in Northern California. Sure, you might have a larger student population, and be separated by hundreds, if not thousands of miles, but you both are looking for new ways to create digital learning environments that facilitate critical thinking, creativity and collaboration. When [...]

    Prioritizing Student Online Safety in Your School
  • A Visit to St. Louis Cultural School

    The AFSA General Executive Board had the opportunity to visit Bertha Gilkey PAMOJA Elementary/Middle Academy of the St. Louis Public Schools District during the GEB meeting. PAJOMA is located on the north side of St. Louis, in the heart of the city, with a population of 398  Preschool through 8th grade students. It has a community based enrollment, and any [...]

    A Visit to St. Louis Cultural School
  • Principal Groups Urge Congress to Fund School Leader Recruitment and Support Program

    AFSA, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) sent a joint letter urging Congress to fund the School Leader Recruitment and Support Program (SLRSP). The SLRSP is the successor to the School Leadership program, and the only federal education program specifically for principals, assistant principals, and other school leaders. It is also [...]

    Principal Groups Urge Congress to Fund School Leader Recruitment and Support Program
  • 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 [...]

    School Leaders Unite to Advocate for ESSA Implementation on Capitol Hill
  • Student Grief Support Resource

    The Coalition to Support Grieving Students is the first-ever bereavement resource for educators, which provides effective methods for addressing grief at schools through an easy-to-use, multimedia platform. Resources to equip and inform educators with all the most practical information guidance needed to better meet the needs of grieving students are available to all members of the school community.

    Student Grief Support Resource

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Principal Groups Call on Federal Officials to Continue Prioritizing Leadership

Principal Groups Call on Federal Officials to Continue Prioritizing Leadership

August 25, 2016 at 2:23 pm

Alexandria, VA—The American Federation of School Administrators (AFSA), the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), the National Association of Secondary...

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Mass. Passes Equal Pay Law

August 19, 2016 at 1:53 pm

BOSTON—With bipartisan support, the Massachusetts legislature passed and GOP Gov. Charlie Baker signed the most-comprehensive state equal pay for equal work law in the U.S. The...