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Competencies for Effective Principal Practice

A new report from the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), Leading Pre-K-3 Learning Communities: Competencies for Effective Principal Practice, provides a framework to help...

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FCD Seeks Program Director

FCD wishes to fill a new position, Program Director, to assist in moving its mission forward.  The Program Director will manage all FCD programs and program staff and will have responsibility for...

President's Corner

President's Message

Settling into my first few weeks at the Foundation for Child Development has given me cause to reflect and to look forward. For over 100 years this New York City-based institution has been deeply...