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AWSP Member Benefits
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Member Benefits: 10 Reasons to Join AWSP
Advance as a professional. Take advantage
of professional development seminars, workshops and trainings designed
specifically for principals and assistant principals.
Stay “in the loop” on current events and
issues. Read weekly, monthly and quarterly publications
(print and electronic) about issues facing the principalship.
Keep pace with the Legislature. AWSP is the
principal’s voice in Olympia. Members receive weekly e-mail
updates during the legislative session about issues affecting the
principalship and education in our state.
yourself with legal assistance. All AWSP members,
regardless of membership level, can consult with our executives for
career or situational advice. Active membership includes legal
assistance on job-related matters and $1 million in liability insurance
through either NASSP
or NAESP. Read more
about AWSP's professional and legal support for principals.
Get help with your career! Take advantage
of career counseling and job opportunity services. Find new job listings
in Washington state and beyond. View sample resumes, interview questions
and other valuable job-seeking resources.
Find a mentor – or become one. Need
advice from someone who’s been through it before? Want to share
your experiences with new principals? The AWSP mentoring program helps
new and established principals share knowledge and best practices.
Make new professional acquaintances!
Network with 2,300 of your fellow principals and assistant principals in
the state – and get to know others through our national
Advance the profession: become a leader in AWSP.
Become a member of one of AWSP’s various boards or
Contribute to student leadership. Be a part of your students' leadership development
by sending them to AWSP-sponsored Student Leadership Programs. In
addition, when those activities occur at AWSP's Chewelah Peak and
Cispus Outdoor Learning Centers, members' students receive a
Don’t reinvent the wheel! Take full
advantage of ready-to-use materials (including sample letters) and
research from the AWSP website!
Not yet a member of AWSP?
Why not join today? AWSP offers a variety of
membership options for principals, assistant principals, interns,
central office staff and others.
Learn more about membership categories on our Membership Categories and Dues page.