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Published May 06, 2010, 11:40 AM

Ben Franklin's principal named Principal of the Year

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - An honor tonight for Ben Franklin's principal. John Nelson has been named North Dakota Middle Level Principal of the Year.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

The award recognizes outstanding school leaders, who have succeeded in providing quality learning experiences for students. The winners are chosen based on their leadership techniques, teaching and learning through the curriculum, assessment, and personalizing the learning experience for students, staff and the community.

Nelson will go to Washington in the fall to learn from other Middle Level Principals of the Year.