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When Districts Focus on Leadership, Teachers and Students Benefit


Learn about six school districts that set out in 2011 to develop and support a large corps of highly qualified school principals as part of The Wallace Foundation’s Principal Pipeline Initiative (PPI). Explore the highlights of the RAND Corporation’s soon-to-be-released study of the impact this work has had on student achievement and teacher retention. Leave this session with information on the effective practices developed in PPI districts, lessons learned, and the work ahead.