Finding time for essential planning is a constant challenge for all school principals and administrators, but some have become effective planners by making better use of their time.
Tips to improve planning include:
*Finding Extra Time
While some of these suggestions may help you better organize your workday, research indicates that working overtime is almost universal among successful principals and administrators. Most works long hours, come in on weekends, or do work at home. To be a successful principal/administrator, you must be prepared to make these sacrifices in exchange for the personal and professional satisfaction that comes from the knowledge that you are giving quality leadership to your students, your staff, and your community.