What We’re Watching: Steering Great Leaders into the Principal’s Office

On July 31, the Fordham Institute hosted a panel discussion to discuss their latest report, “Lacking Leaders: The Challenges of Principal Recruitment, Selection, and Placement.”

Panelists included Douglas W. Anthony, Executive Director, Office of Talent Development, Prince George’s County Public Schools; Michael Casserly, Executive Director, Council of Great City Schools; Mike Miles, Superintendent of Schools, Dallas Independent School District; and Allison Wagner, Director of Growth, Schools That Can Milwaukee. Chester E. Finn Jr., President, Thomas B. Fordham Institute, moderated.

For more on principals:

A study published in the Winter 2013 issue of Ed Next looked at the impact of effective principals.

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