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Cohort VI Principal Residency

NELA Cohort VI's Principal Residency Handbook


Residency Placements and Principal Mentors

Principal Mentor
School Name
Crystal Whitley Englewood Elementary School Megan Bain
David Averette
Franklinton Middle School Candice Ball
Hugh Scott
Southern Nash High School Kenya Brown-Burden
Claude Archer
West Edgecombe Middle School Mike Casey
Kevin Cutler SouthWest Edgecombe High School (Serving as AP!) Beau Drake
Sherri Wells
Middlesex Elementary School Chad Horner
Dr. Shannon Cecil Rodgers Elementary School Leigh Ann Hudson
Brian Hopkins Northern Nash High School Tekeyla Jones
Yolanda Wiggins
Winstead Avenue Elementary School Leo Nieves
Jacqueline Perry-Higgs
Washington County Early College High School Danisha Norfleet
Quintin Mangano Nashville Elementary School Amy Parker
Terrell Jones Belmont Elementary School (Serving as AP!) Patrick Quast
Lois Glass Stocks Elementary School DeNeasha Strother
Chris Sivills Edwards Middle School Jasmine Traun
Dr. Laverne Daniels Bunn High School Laura Wilson


NELA Fellow Evaluation

NELA Fellows are evaluated by their Executive Coaches and their Principal Mentors twice per semester during the Principal Residency year. They also participate in Formative Assessment Days led by the NELA project team.

Executive Coaches Reports for November through January are due on February 2nd, 2018  and their reports for February through April are due on May 4th, 2018.

NELA Executive Coaches Report 2017-2018


Principal Mentor Reports for the fall semester are due on December 14th, 2017 and the reports for their reports for the spring semester are due on April 23rd, 2018.

NELA Principal Mentor Report 2017-2018


NELA Assignments

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Important Principal Residency Documents for Fellows

Personal Leadership Development Plan (PLDP) *Updated 8/18 (Download to Complete Form)
Word Doc Version of PLDP *Added 8/18
Weekly Log Template *Updated 8/18 (Download to Complete Form)
Word Doc Version of Weekly Log *Added 8/18
Weekly/Cumulative Log Graphs *Updated 8/18
Parent Log Contact Template
Teacher Learning Walk Log Template
Teacher Evaluation Log Template
SMART Goal Template
Discipline Log Template – Suggested Format
17-18 Observation Matrix


Cohort VI Fellows’ Calendar

International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference

Organization Website

Singapore Google Drive Folder for Fellows

Resources for Fellows

What Works Clearinghouse – Utilize this site when looking for research on what works with students

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