Author Archive

Efrain Mercado

Transform Principals into Instructional Leaders

Fulfilling the Promise of the Common Core State Standards - ASCD

ASCD has released a new report titled Fulfilling the Promise of the Common Core State Standards: Moving from Adoption to Implementation to Sustainability that illuminates activities educators and policymakers at all levels can undertake to successfully implement the Common Core State Standards across the United States, including "transform principals into instructional leaders."

Until now, principals have been the overlooked constituency as states have sought to gain acceptance of the standards from rank-and-file classroom teachers while simultaneously working with district-level leaders to create systemic supports and reforms aligned to the standards.

Read more »

Share |

Blog Archive

Blog Tags