Tennessee Principals Association

The mission of the Tennessee Principals Association is to support, empower, and connect Tennessee Principals.



TPA Publication

TNPRIN Newsletter
Tennessee Principal Journal
Weekly legislation updates



Two Metro Nashville
Principals Selected as
National Distinguished Principals


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Yearly Conference

2017 TPA Conference

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TPA Conference 2017
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Our Team

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TPA Candidates for VP 2017

Election Opens 4/17/2017 5 PM CST
Election Closes 4/30/2017 5 PM CST

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Keep track of all state initiatives associated with TN Education.

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Mission Statement picture

The mission of the Tennessee Principals Association is to support, empower, and connect Tennessee Principals.

TPA's Goals

To raise the bar for principalships: standards, performance, remuneration.

To expand learning opportunities for all by becoming the premiere source of personal and professional development for building level administrators.

To form partnerships and collaborate with other groups in areas of mutual concern and benefit.


Benefits include:

  • Professional Membership
  • Administrator Protection
  • Principals Journal
  • Frontline Newsletter
  • Professional Development
  • TN Education Updates

2017–2018 TPA Calendar of Events

June 2-4, 2017                        Board of Directors Summer Planning Meeting (Nashville)

July 9-11, 2017                       NAESP Annual Conference (Philadelphia, PA)

October 12-13, 2017               National Distinguished Principals Program (Washington, DC)

December 3, 2017                   Executive Committee Winter Meeting (Memphis)

December 4-5, 2017               Annual TPA Conference (Pigeon Forge, TN)

March 1-2, 2018                     NAESP National Mentor Training (Memphis, TN)

March 18-2, 2018                   National Leaders Conference (Arlington, VA)

June 1-3, 2018                        Board of Directors Summer Planning Meeting (tentative)


Other Events

October 15-17, 2017               LEAD Conference, Nashville, TN 

November 2-5, 2017               TSBA Annual Conference, Opryland Hotel, Nashville, TN