NAESP Executive Director L. Earl Franks, Ed.D., CAE, will be inducted into the Alabama Educational Leadership Hall of Fame at Troy University in November.
Cardwell, who serves as NAESP President, will cover nearly 4,500 miles and visit 28 schools during his two-week tour.
NAESP and DonorsChoose.org teamed up to get teachers to post projects in need of funding. Three of those schools won $5,000 DonorsChoose.org gift cards.
Sixty-two principals will travel to the Washington, D.C. program to be recognized for outstanding leadership.
The flexibility relieves many of the Federal requirements related to allocation, use and reporting for those eligible Federal funds.