• Register Now for AFSA’s 14th Triennial Convention!

    Register for The American Federation of School Administrators 14th Triennial Convention! Meet us in New Orleans, Louisiana We will focus on Engaged Leadership for a Brighter Future! July 23-27, 2015 Loews Hotel 300 Poydras Street New Orleans, Louisiana Delegates will be selected by their locals in accordance with the AFSA Constitution.   Online registration is now open! Click here to register

    Register Now for AFSA’s 14th Triennial Convention!
  • New Student Grief Support Resource

    The Coalition to Support Grieving Students is the first-ever bereavement resource for educators, which provides effective methods for addressing grief at schools through an easy-to-use, multimedia platform. Resources to equip and inform educators with all the most practical information guidance needed to better meet the needs of grieving students are available to all members of the school community.

    New Student Grief Support Resource
  • Join Our Campaign and Tweet to Your Member of Congress

    In order to raise awareness of the need for more professional development for principals and assistant principals, AFSA, together with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), has launched the #PD4Principals campaign.

    Join Our Campaign and Tweet to Your Member of Congress
  • ESEA Recommendations to Senate HELP Committee

    Senator Lamar Alexander’s discussion draft to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) does not go nearly far enough in recognizing the role principals play in schools serving children from pre-kindergarten to grade 12, and providing them with the support they need to be successful.   In response AFSA, along with National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and National [...]

    ESEA Recommendations to Senate HELP Committee

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Support the Future of Principals in ESEA Mark-Up

Support the Future of Principals in ESEA Mark-Up

April 14, 2015 at 2:09 pm

After years of intensive advocacy by groups representing the nation’s principals, Congress is recognizing the need to dedicate funding specifically to support principal...

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Jobless Rate Stays at 5.5 Percent

April 16, 2015 at 3:56 pm

WASHINGTON —The U.S. unemployment rate stayed at 5.5 percent in March, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced.  Businesses claimed to create a net of 126,000 jobs. BLS...