प्रधान is one of the most searched words on the internet, a lot of people want to know its meaning. प्रधान is the Hindi word to represent a ‘principal’. The school principal is the highest administrative post in any school, whether it be elementary, middle, or high. The school superintendent usually reports to the school principal. He or she can also report to the associate superintendent or the superintendent’s designee in large schools. The headmaster is in the highest position in several private schools. They are held to the same standards as a principal. Fundraising is one of the things they can engage in. In a lot of schools, the superintendent and principal are the same people. There was no need for a school principal in earlier times. When schools started growing and the grade structure set in, there was a need for a person who could manage this complex organization. At first, the teachers who were teaching in the school managed everything. These teachers were called principal teachers. With further advancements in education and schooling, one separate position evolved and was designated as a principal. It goes without saying that they have a lot of responsibilities. The principal needs to look after personnel, maintenance of the building, financial operations, student scheduling, different institutional policies related to discipline, coordination among different activities, and other matters. As the advancement of education is happening, the duties and responsibilities of a school teacher are also increasing.