TOP THREE Best Ideas
for School PRINCIPALS
Idea One -- Principal works to provide enrichments
in school: Art, Physical Education, Music, Writing, Drama, Dance,
etc. Sequencing these enrichments from October through May works
to increase student interest in school.
Principal explains in faculty
Academic work is brought to
life when combined with enrichment experiences.
Academic work is more interesting in the context of enrichments.
Academic work that is more interesting improves school attendance.
Idea Two -- Principal discusses with faculty
the status of school enrichments.
Principal informs, recognizes
Principal provides faculty
meeting opportunities for teachers to share what teaching and
learning ideas work best for her in the classroom
Principal describes for PTA,
Board of Trustees and in other community meetings the best ideas
that are in place at her school.
Principal rewards teachers
who demonstrate best ideas in their classrooms in the form of
recognition and praise in teachers' formal evaluations.
Idea Three -- Principal serves as teacher mentor
on how to use best ideas,
supports and reports:
Principal puts best ideas in
writing for better communication to teachers.
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Principal supports student personal projects for pursuing each
Principal reports to Board of Trustees on improved academics