Nov 20, 2019

“Northeast Leadership Academy Prepares Committed Principals”

Read more about how “NC State’s Northeast Leadership Academy (NELA) takes a radically different approach […]

Nov 15, 2019

NELA Cohort IV Graduate, Donnell Cannon, was the final keynote speaker to the NC State Board of Education.

Cannon emphasized equity as the guide towards closing the gap between high performing schools and […]

Oct 29, 2019

NELA Cohort I Graduate, Erica Shoulders-Royster, was named Franklin County Principal of the Year for the 2019-2020 school year.

Erica is the principal of Franklin County Early College.

Oct 14, 2019

NELA Graduates Prioritize Attendance

Attendance Matters at Winstead Avenue Elementary Principal Yolanda Wiggins (Cohort I) and Assistant Principal Jenifer […]

Oct 9, 2019

Dr. Lauren Lampron, NC State EdD and NELA Cohort III Graduate, was named Edgecombe County’s Principal of the Year.

Dr. Lampron has served as principal of WA Pattillo Middle School since 2015. WA Pattillo […]

Oct 4, 2019

Dr. Kimberly Ferrell named 2019 Principal of the Year for Durham Public Schools

Dr. Ferrell is a NCSU graduate of the doctoral program in Education Administration and Supervision […]

Sep 25, 2019

NELA VI Graduate, Mike Casey, has been nominated for AP of the Year in Pitt County

Mike Casey is an assistant principal at G.R. Whitfield School.

Sep 13, 2019

NELA Cohort V Graduate, Johanna Parker, featured in the September issue of Our State Magazine

Johanna Parker transforms 100 year old Eastern North Carolina textiles into handbags.

Aug 29, 2019

NELA Cohort III Graduate and NC Principal of the Year, Matt Smith, shares back-to-school advice on WRAL

Aug 19, 2019

NC State NCLA Graduate, Jessica Parker, was featured on Education Matters

Jessica Parker spoke about trauma sensitive practices at Phillips Middle School.