How to be an Effective Principal Mentor

The growing emphasis on creating professional learning communities means that the role of a mentor is more important than ever. Fred Lindley, author of “The Principal Mentor” explains how to build a professional relationship and become an enduring influence for new teachers and administrators entering the field. Offering help and advice can be a delicate process. Learn how to express empathy, encourage collective decision making, and confidentially brainstorm to achieve better results.