Parents Channel Teachers Channel Leaders Channel

principalsradio

Why Recess Matters, How to Defend It

Gail Connelly with Rae Pica

pic
Pressures to get students performing well academically have driven recess off the schedule at many schools. Our guest explains why this is counterproductive and shows principals how to find the research that explains why recess is so critical to students.
Play Episode Subscribe on iTunes

Visit NAESP web site >>>

Is Regulatory Relief from NCLB Coming Soon?

US Education Secretary Arne Duncan with host Dr. Gerald Tirozzi

pic Will No Child Left Behind be reauthorized and amended this year? If not will there be relief from the most onerous provisions of the existing requirements? Secretary Arne Duncan shared with us what actions principals can expect on NCLB, his contingency plan, his thoughts on dealing with tight budgets and the policy of removing principals as part of school reform efforts.
Play Episode Subscribe on iTunes

Visit NASSP web site >>>

Overcoming Staff Division to Transform School Culture

Dr. Anthony Muhammad With host Gail Connelly

pic
School culture is critical argues Anthony Muhammad. Anthony believes that without a healthy school culture, no amount of structural change will produce positive results. In this segment we talk about the how principals can transform a toxic school culture.
Play Episode Subscribe on iTunes

Visit NAESP web site >>>