On September 14, 2009, The Principal Story was presented before an audience of educators at Lincoln Center in New York City. After the screening, POV asked some of the attendants what parents can do to support school principals.
More about: The Principal Story
Tod Lending and David Mrazek talk about the making of their film.
Related Film: The Principal Story
Tresa Dunbar and Kerry Purcell are two public school principals trying to make a difference.
Principal Kerry Purcell talks about how important it is to get parents involved in schools.
Principal Tresa Dunbar addresses the behavioral problems of her students by talking to them and their parents.
Over the course of a school year, two public school principals with unique styles and similar passions make a difference in the lives of their students.
The Principal Story tells two stories, painting a dramatic portrait of the challenges facing America's public schools — and of the great difference a dedicated principal can make.