One Day in the Life of Two Principals
We asked two principals to document everything they did on one work day—Sept. 12, 2018. They recorded details of the expected—and unexpected—kinds of events that can make any day of a principal’s job a time-management and leadership challenge.
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Jessica Johnson is in her 11th year as the principal of Dodgeland Elementary in the Dodgeland school district in Juneau, Wis. She also serves as the district’s assessment coordinator.
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Howard E. Fields III is principal of Steger Sixth Grade Center and Givens Elementary School in the Webster Groves school district in suburban St. Louis. Fields is also an adjunct professor at Harris-Stowe State University.
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A version of this article appeared in the October 17, 2018 edition of Education Week as One Day in the Life of Two Principals