What We Do

Principals face many challenges in leading for the 21st century. Transformations in school systems and communities in the U.S. and around the world have greatly expanded the leadership role of principals. MEMSPA and NAESP advocate for the support principals need to be successful 21st century leaders—to achieve the highest results for children, families, and communities.


Summer Leadership Institute

Click here to access Speaker Resources from the Aug. 2016 Summer Institute

Save the Date!
Summer Institute 2017...
Aug. 1 & 2 @
The Double Tree in Grand Rapids!

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Ernest Morrell
Author, Every Child a Super Reader
Macy Professor of English Education and Director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education (IUME) at Teachers College, Columbia University

John Schumacher
Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic. 
Lecturer at Rutgers University
2014 Newberry Committee Member