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Often, a major source of fear for me is change. I fear the unknown and I am often afraid to jump into a new role not knowing exactly what I’m getting into. The role of the school principal is ever changing. Now more than ever before principals are required to possess a variety of skills in order to realize sustainable success in an administrative position. Part of the overall challenge lies in the fact that very little of a principal’s environment remains static, and that he or she must continuously ride a wave of change while working to create, maintain, and grow a school environment which optimizes the development and preparedness of the students within the school. Whether it’s moving to Common Core, conducting teacher evaluations or using data to drive learning, principals are on the front line of implementing educational change. Another challenge I feel presenting itself to me is knowing enough to be the guiding light for a whole school. Guiding and evaluating teachers through new
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