The Secrets of a Principal Who Makes Things Work

Great article in the New York Times : The Secrets of a Principal Who Makes Things Work

  • A good principal protects her teachers from the nonsense.
  • A good principal sets her own high standards.
  • A good principal works with union leaders to carry out her educational agenda, and if she can’t, takes them on.
  • A good principal knows teachers are only part of what make a school run.
  • A good principal takes money out of her pocket for the school.
  • A good principal worries in private, ignores the surreal and finds a way to get things done.
  • A good principal leads by example.

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