Principals begin their year with fresh ideas, innovative programming, and creative solutions to current challenges. Then, demands appear from all directions and the focus is often blurred or even lost. With all the expectations, how can principals successfully fulfill roles and responsibilities, maintain a balanced personal life, yet avoid burnout? What essential techniques are needed to ensure positive energy is freely flowing through the principal, into the hallways, and throughout the community of learners? This interactive webinar taught proven techniques to maintain a rewarding career as a school leader.
Presenter: Principal Baruti Kafele, education consultant, Principal Kafele LLC. With distinctions as a Milken National Educator, internationally-renowned speaker, and best-selling author, Baruti has excelled in the capacity of teacher and principal. As a teacher in New Jersey, he was selected as the district and county teacher of the year. As a principal, he led the transformation of four different New Jersey urban public schools, including Newark Tech, which was three times recognized by U.S. News and World Report Magazine as one of America’s best high schools. He is also the author of eight books including his national best-sellers, The Principal 50and The Teacher 50.