We Are Proud: Minnesota Principals Academy
June 24, 2019
We Are Proud of Moorhead principals who were selected for and completed the Minnesota Principals Academy. They are Diana Johnson, assistant principalat Ellen Hopkins Elementary, Carla Smith, principalat Horizon Middle School West Campus, Angela Doll, assistant principalat Moorhead High School, Josh Haag, assistant principalat Moorhead High School, and Josh St. Louis, principalat 1 S.G. Reinertsen Elementary. The two-year program used the National Institute for School Leadership’s executive development program tailored for Minnesota educators. Each principalcompleted a culminating Action Learning Project where they identified and analyzed a problem of practice in their context, developed a strategy for improvement, and rigorously evaluated that strategy to make continued improvement. The Minnesota Principals Academy is a collaboration of the Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association, Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals, and University of Minnesota.