Michael Foran


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  • Community involvement
  • Personalized learning
  • Urban education

Michael Foran is the principal of New Britain High School Satellite Careers Academy in New Britain, Conn.  He designed and opened this academy in 2014 to serve students who were not progressing towards graduation in the traditional high school. Prior to that, he was principal of New Britain High School for seven years. He has been an educator for over 25 years in the city of New Britain. In 2012 Foran was named METLife National Association of Secondary Schools National High School Principal of the Year. He has focused on building a cohesive school community guided by one unifying purpose – to equip all students with the skills and competencies necessary to succeed in the next stage of their lives, whether that be college or a career. Foran lives in New Britain with his wife Laura and two children, Annina and Joseph.