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NATIONAL Digital Principal of the Year!

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It's official--One of our very OWN! Congratulations to FMS Principal, Beth Houf!

Since the inception of this award in 2012, only 27 Principals nationwide have been honored as National Digital Principal of the Year. Beth is the second from Missouri. WOW!

It's a GREAT day to be a Hornet! 💛🐝💛

You make us #FultonProud!

Reston, VA – The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) today named Beth Houf, Chris Lehmann, and Allison Persad as the 2019 Digital Principals of the Year (DPOY). Each of these principals exhibits bold, creative leadership in their drive to harness the potential of new technologies to further learning goals.

Beth Houf (@BethHouf), Fulton Middle School, Fulton, MO

Beth Houf is the proud principal of Fulton Middle School (FMS) in central Missouri. In her 11 years as principal, she has worked to implement a technology-infused vision among various stakeholders through initiatives including transforming the teacher evaluation program through technology; implementing FMS Passionate Learning, a digital innovation focused on personalized learning; and utilizing social media platforms to improve communication with parents and model digital citizenship and leadership for students. Houf is the co-author of Lead Like a PIRATE: Make School Amazing for Your Students and Staff. She also serves as a facilitator for the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Leadership Academy, providing monthly training to state educational leaders, and is active in her local, state and national principal associations.