New Study: Principals Work 60-Hour Workweek

School principals work an average of 60 hours per week, with many principals in high-poverty schools logging additional hours. A new study by the Federal Regional Education Laboratory (REL) for Northeast and Islands quotes a Michigan elementary principal who says that being a principal is not a job; “it’s a lifestyle.”   How Do Principals … Read More

Webinar: Getting Ready for the Common Core

Listen today! In May 2013, Simba surveyed elementary, middle- and high-school teachers about the readiness of school districts to implement the new standards and what types of instructional materials are most in demand among teachers. Kathy Mickey shared results from the published report, Getting Ready for the Common Core 2013-2014. Topics included: Current use and … Read More