RESTON, Va.— On behalf of the nation’s middle level and high school principals, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) congratulates Dr. Miguel Cardona on his confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Education. 

“Secretary Cardona’s experience as a public school teacher, principal, district administrator, and state education commissioner equips him to appreciate how policy translates into day-to-day classroom realities,” said NASSP CEO Ronn Nozoe. “As our members continue to work tirelessly to sustain student learning and well-being, Secretary Cardona’s leadership will bolster our schools’ efforts to safely reopen, address the needs of all of our students, and support our educators. NASSP looks forward to working closely with Secretary Cardona to address these immediate needs and to create the conditions in which every child can become their best selves.”  

Congratulations again to Secretary Miguel Cardona.   



The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) is the leading organization of and voice for principals and other school leaders across the United States. NASSP seeks to transform education through school leadership, recognizing that the fulfillment of each student’s potential relies on great leaders in every school committed to the success of each student. Reflecting its long-standing commitment to student leadership development, NASSP administers the National Honor SocietyNational Junior Honor SocietyNational Elementary Honor Society, and National Student Council.