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 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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.
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
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
The Tennessee Principals Association (TPA) was founded in 1939 as a support system for Tennessee school leaders. Over the decades, TPA has evolved as the premier professional association for K-8 Tennessee principals as well as district leaders.