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The National Association of Elementary School Principals is the only national education association wholly dedicated to the needs and interests of K-8 principals.  When you join NAESP, you expand your network across all 50 states and gain access to support and resources designed to help you lead your learning community.

Access to Resources & Best Practices for Principals

Award-winning publications, including Principal magazine, published 5 times a year.  Best Practices for Better Schools, a series of online white papers, presents ideas, programs, and techniques principals have implemented in their own schools.

A Champion and Influence in Washington, DC
NAESP's advocacy agenda tracks education-related news, legislation, and policy decisions in Congress, the White House, the U.S. Department of Education, and other federal agencies with the goal of representing the needs and interests of principals nationwide.  Members receive email updates.

A National Network of Your Peers
Interact with more than 20,000 peers who share the complexities, rewards, and challenges of being a principal.  Connect through social media, including NAESP's new Principal2Principal proprietary online community, and the Principals' Office Blog at

Professional Development
Free webinars for members on hot topics in education for principals, such as the Common Core, special access to learning tools on PD 360, and reduced registration rates for the world-class NAESP Annual Conference and Expo.

Career Support
Members get $1 million in individual professional liability coverage and up to $10,000 in job protection defense support, depending on years of continuous membership.  We also offer a robust job hunting resource through the NAESP Career Center.

To join now (must pay with a credit card)

More information or questions?  Visit or call 800-386-2377.




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