The Empowered Principal

April 21, 2021 | Virtual Symposium

Explore empowered principals in action at this half-day event. Learn how to lead more effectively, better manage your time, and inspire your team. Registration starts at $49!

ASCD Leadership Summaries for Educators

Become a better leader in just minutes a day.

ASCD's new leadership summaries help you build upon your skills as an educator and leader in a format that fits into your busy schedule and lifestyle.


ASCD Educational Leadership magazine December 2020/January 2021 issue on Educators' Mental Health

The December 2020/January 2021 issue of Educational Leadership® magazine, focused on mental health for educators, is fully open to all readers.


ASCD My Education Journey: Elevating Black Voices

Elevating Black Voices

Influential Black authors and Faculty members tell the story of their experiences in the classroom and how Black history has shaped their lives and careers.

  • Empowered Leaders Soar with Feedback  Read
  • Rethinking the "Superhero" Principal Narrative  Read
  • The Best-Laid Plans Can Succeed  Read
  • Distance Learning Resources  More
  • Equitable Learning Catalog (PDF)  More

Who We Are

ASCD empowers educators to achieve excellence in learning, teaching, and leading so that every child is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. Learn more


  • 2021 ASCD General Membership Election of Board Members and Proposed Constitutional and Bylaw Change Begins April 1, 2021.

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