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5 school leaders’ expert advice for aspiring administrators

Education Dive |

Ed leaders say problem-solving skills, empathy and building mentorship networks can propel prospective administrators to top school positions.

Responses from Aaron Spence – superintendent, Virginia Beach City Public Schools, Heath Peine – exec. director of student support services, Wichita Public Schools, Steve Joel – superintendent, Lincoln Public Schools, Nebraska, LaShundra Wilson – assistant principal, Lewisville High School, Texas, and Nick Polyak – superintendent, Leyden High School District 212, Franklin Park, Illinois.