What is it like to be a SAM Principal?

April 20, 2015 in Featured, Instruction, SAMs

Do principals matter? An editorial in the New York Times last week answers the question with a loud and enthusiastic yes…especially when the principal has a SAM team, uses TimeTrack and builds a First Responder structure. The editorial focuses on a Georgia SAM principal, Clayborn Knight, and links to a video detailing his SAM work.

A SAM Principal explains what the process has been like for her:
Principal Beth Thompson now spends more than 60% of her day instructionally engaged. See how she did it.

Click below to see her SAMs comments – SAM Renee Golz

Click below to see her Secretary’s Comments – Secretary Latisha Alexander

Click below to see their daily meeting.

Click HERE to see other Principals and SAMs talk about their experiences