TPA News

The mission of the Tennessee Principals Association is to support, empower, and connect Tennessee Principals.

March 2019

  • Congratulations to Dr. Ann-Marie Gleason for being selected as the new Zone 4 Director on the NAESP Board of Directors.  Dr. Gleason’s 3 year term will start August, 1.
  • Sharon McNary, Principal at Richland Elementary in Memphis, TN is a candidate for NAESP Vice-President.  The election period is March 19-29, 2019.  
  • Seven Tennessee Principals will be heading to Washington D.C. to the National Leaders Conference.  THANKS to:  Kimbrelle Lewis, Dr. Kevin Armstrong, Sharon McNary, Dr. Brian Partin, Dr. Patricia Griggs-Merriweather, Dr. Holly Flora, and Heather Wolf for taking time out of their busy schedules and visit our Congressional leaders!
  • The 2019 Tennessee Principals Conference will be held in Memphis, TN at the historic Peabody Hotel, November 17-19.  The theme of the conference this year is “Leadership Takes Heart.”  The Conference Registration Form is already posted to the TPA website.  Electronic registration is now available.
  • The TPA Board of Directors is still looking for Membership Ambassadors!  We would like to have every school system in our GREAT STATE involved!  If you would like to become a Membership Ambassador, please contact Dr. Holly Flora (hflora@k12k.com)
  • Information on the President’s Education Awards is listed below (this is from NAESP).

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The mission of the Tennessee Principals Association is to support, empower, and connect Tennessee Principals.

Goals

  • SUPPORT Tennessee Principals to enhance professional skill level
  • EMPOWER Tennessee Principals to build leadership capacity
  • CONNECT Tennessee Principals to expand professional networks
  • DEVELOP long-term financial infrastructure to enable TPA to become the premier education leadership association for Tennessee Principals

Benefits

  • Professional Membership
  • Professional Liability Coverage ($2 million)
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Advocacy in Washington
  • TPA Publications: TN Principal Journal & TNPRIN News
  • NAESP Publications: Principal Magazine, Communicator e-newsletter, Principal Insights
  • Professional Networks
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