Your role as assistant principal is critical to your school community. Here in the NASSP Assistant Principal Leadership Center, you can connect with your colleagues and other experts to enhance your skills, explore current trends and research, and celebrate your successes.


Expert of the Week

Follow the experts as they post weekly articles on topics relevant to the everyday work of APs.

Brandon Ross

It Takes Everybody: Building Your School’s SEL Plan

When school buildings across South Carolina closed in March 2020 due to COVID-19, the impact went beyond academics. The class of 2020 was stripped of prom and the full celebration of graduation, and high school athletes competing in spring sports were stripped of their opportunities to shine athletically. Share via: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Copy Link […]

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#APChat

An effective school leader is only as strong as their network—and with NASSP’s weekly Twitter chats, connecting with your peer group has never been easier.

We invite assistant principals to join us every Sunday at 8:30 p.m. (ET) for our #APchat. Participate in real-time Q&A, collaborate with your colleagues, and share (and receive!) helpful advice.

National Assistant Principals Week

Celebrate your successes during National Assistant Principals Week! This week pays homage to and recognizes the contributions of assistant principals in schools across the United States.

Assistant Principal of the Year Award

Learn about the NASSP Assistant Principal of the Year program, which recognizes outstanding middle level and high school assistant principals who have demonstrated success in leadership, curriculum, and personalization.