Secretary Duncan Set to Deal with Principal Preparation Reform

Education Secretary Duncan has begun to outline his agenda for President Obama’s second term, and principal preparation and evaluation seem to have a place of prominence. Duncan says that attention to principal preparation could come through the use of grant funds from Title II of the Higher Education Act (HEA); these are funds that are to be used for professional development activities and school improvement. We do not have any additional details on what could be in store, but given what we have seen with the USDOE’s policy positions on teacher education, things could get pretty interesting.

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