Sep 27, 2018

Dr. Mike Ward, Faculty Member and Executive Coach, in News & Observer’s “School leaders urge NC to give ‘generously’ to help students and teachers hurt by Florence”

Dr. Mike Ward works with other leaders to help schools and communities after Hurricane Florence.

Sep 12, 2018

Lemondre Watson, Cohort V, Assistant Principal of the Year!

Lemondre Watson was recently recognized as Assistant Principal of the Year for Vance County Schools! […]

Sep 6, 2018

Graduate, Donnell Cannon, in Opportunity Culture’s “Spotlight”

Donnell Cannon graduated with NELA Cohort IV and is the Principal of North Edgecombe High.

Aug 27, 2018

Graduates Jenny O’Meara and Jessica Parker in EdNC article “Welcome back to school, North Carolina”

Jenny O’Meara, Cohort IV Graduate, is Principal at Phillips Middle School, while Jessica Parker, NCLA […]

Jun 1, 2018

Winstead Ave Elementary featured in Rocky Mount Telegram Article “State schools chief tours local classrooms”

Yolanda Wiggins, Cohort I graduate, is principal at WAVES and Cohort VI Fellow, Leo Nieves, […]

May 18, 2018

NC State CED’s Article: “Otis Maben ‘18: Awakening his Inner Leader”

Otis Maben, DPLA Graduate, interviewed for NC State’s College of Ed News.

Apr 10, 2018

NCLA & NELA VI Fellows Selected as Franklin County APs “Five Assistant Principals Selected for Next School Year”

Franklin County Schools posted an article about new leadership hires.

Apr 6, 2018

NELA Graduate, Lauren Lampron in EdNC’s Article, “Trauma-informed discipline procedures being piloted at Pattillo Middle School in eastern North Carolina”

Lauren Lampron is serving as Principal at WA Pattillo Middle School, where they have implemented […]

Apr 5, 2018

Article by DPLA Fellow, Matt Hickson, also featured in EdNC “Young people are taking action; our move, educators”

Matt Hickson wrote this article with Jacqui Batts and Tracey Barrett.

Apr 2, 2018

DPLA Fellow, Matt Hickson, writes article “School is not rehearsal for the ‘real world.’ When students speak, let’s listen”

Matt Hickson, current DPLA Fellow and Principal Resident at Hillside High School featured in The […]