Who is Principal 2.0?
(with special guest ‘WHY’)
A principal is called upon to do so many things. However, as we move forward through the 21
century, manyadministrators are embracing the power of connectivity. They are discovering just how much they canaccomplish as part of a larger network of colleagues, all connected, discussing, and sharing via the internet andsocial media.We believe th
at the benefits of connecting, of transforming from “just” a principal into Principal 2.0, are
countless. This guide aims to help you do just that.
Let’s start by taking a look at just who Principal 2.0 is? He/she is someone doing all of these things, and
We’d put the emph
asis on connecting, learning, modeling, and sharing. These are key behaviors of a connectedadministrator. But to simplify things even more, we feel Principal 2.0 can be defined by the following formula:
Toolkit + Network = Principal 2.0
We believe every educator and student needs to possess and maintain a 21
century “toolkit.” In this toolkit are
all the tools they know how to use to create, share, and distribute content. This toolkit enhances learning (foreducators AND students) and makes connecting with learners around the world simple.