“A Principal’s First Year of Leading and Serving” EdNC Article
Liz Bell writes about Donnell Cannon and Jenny O’Meara, NELA graduates, at North Edgecombe High […]
“What makes a good Principal? Good Preparation”
Read EdNC Article by Alex Granados about Dr. Fusarelli’s vision and NELA’s beginning and expansion.
Happy New Year! NELA’s 2016 in Review…
We are looking forward to a great 2017! Please view the video below as an […]
83% of NELA first year principals met or exceeded growth in high-need, Title I schools vs. only 75% of experienced principals across all schools in the state reaching the same level of performance in 2014-2015.
13 High Need School Districts
Bertie, Edgecombe, Franklin, Halifax, Hertford, Martin, Nash-Rocky Mount, Northampton, Roanoke Rapids, Vance, Warren, Washington, Weldon City
RESULTS THAT MATTER
NC State Wins National Award for Preparing Rural School Leaders
The University Council for Educational Administration recognized NELA with an Exemplary Educational Leadership Program Award during an event in Washington, D.C.
NELA Fellows participate in a Summer Community Internship between the first and second year of the program. In the second year, they serve a year-long Principal Residency.
NCSU NELA principals have documented notable improvements during their first year and those gains continue in schools with a NELA principal for two consecutive years.