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The Schools We Need for Today's Student

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The September (9/18) broadcast features, Nancy Meador, President - National Association of Elementary School Principals. Nancy most recently served as principal for Madison Middle School in Nashville, Tennessee, has enjoyed a long career in education, serving in elementary and middle schools as a principal, assistant principal, classroom teacher, and as executive director for learning support services.  We will focus on the trends in education to meet the new needs of students who entering our public schools.  These students don't know a world without cell phones, FaceBook or Twitter.  Technology and findings from brain research have greatly influenced teaching and learning in today's elementary schools.

Nancy's role as the president of nation's largest professional organization of elementary and middle school principals is influential in shaping how leadership challenges are met.  

Join us at 2pm on September 18 to hear what we need to know about the new elementary school without chalkboards.