The NAESP Pre-K–8 Principals Conference

Make plans to attend the premier professional development conference for elementary and middle-level principals. 

During the course of three days, you will connect with your peers, learn best practices, and have access to today’s education movers and shakers.  Apply the knowledge and skills you learn in your school and in your career.



Conference Strands

  • High Leverage Instructional Leadership
  • Creating Positive Culture, Climate, and Community
  • Transforming Schools
  • Innovative Technology and Social Media
  • Effective Staff Development
  • Leading Early Childhood Programs (Pre-K—3)


Who Should Attend? All Pre K-8



Aspiring and New Principals

Develop tools that guide and shape your career


Principals and Assistant Principals

Learn New Ways to lead and inspire your entire school community


Teachers and Teacher Leaders

Explore new strategies, lesson planning ideas, and classroom management techniques


District, State and University/College Administrators

Get the latest ideas and best practices to support staff development