Instructional Leadership for Assistant Principals Seminar

Led by Dr. Max Thompson 
October 17-18, 2017 | NC School Boards Association- Raleigh

North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals' Association 

The North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals Association believes in the imperative of quality public education for all children in North Carolina. We also believe that strong positive school leadership is the determining factor in the quality of that education. NCPAPA is dedicated to the implementation of these beliefs.

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In existence since 1976, the North Carolina Principals and Assistant Principals’ Association is the preeminent organization and state voice for principals, assistant principals and aspiring school leaders.  

NCPAPA was established with the firm belief that strong positive administrative leadership is the determining factor in the quality of a child’s public education in North Carolina. Today NCPAPA represents 5,000 members from across the state and is the state's primary contractor for leadership development.

​As one voice we aim to promote excellence in educational leadership for the State of North Carolina.


NCPAPA's Fall Instructional Symposium 2017

What Great Schools Do Differently in a Digital World 

Featuring Dr. Todd Whitaker & Dr. Brad Gustafson
November 16-17, 2017 | The Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst

North Carolina Ranks 50th in Principal Compensation |U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics 

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North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals' Association

107 Glenwood Ave.

Raleigh, NC 27603