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 Human ResourcesAwards → Washington Post Principal of the Year Award → Nomination Criteria

2020 Washington Post Principal of the Year Award

Nomination Criteria:

Nominees must be Montgomery County Public School (MCPS) principals who have at least five years of experience as a principal, three of which must be in MCPS.  Principals must maintain their position throughout the 2020-2021 school year. 

Nominees must be principals who:

  • manage effectively
  • demonstrate and encourage creativity and innovation
  • foster cooperation between the school and the community
  • maintain a continuing dialogue with students and parents as well as faculty and staff
  • keep abreast of developments in the field of education
  • encourage team spirit
  • demonstrate leadership and exemplify commitment
  • continue to play an active role in the classroom

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