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Trends Your School Should Prepare for Now

School Heads ● February 16, 2020

Planning ahead (and for the worst) is never an easy task. But we believe that planning ahead for a potential marketplace shift and how it could affect your school is integral to long-term viability. We have found that roughly 200 private schools close per year, even during strong economic times. How do you keep your school from becoming one of them?

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How to Get Teacher Buy-in for Faculty Growth and Evaluation

Academic Leadership ● February 16, 2020

As a School Head or academic leader, you want your school culture to encourage teachers’ professional development. At the same time, you need to hold faculty accountable to the high professional standards of performance needed to achieve the student outcomes parents expect.

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10 Key Elements of a Successful Capital Campaign Plan

Advancement ● February 16, 2020

No matter what type of school you are, the right preparation ensures the success of your capital campaign. A capital campaign plan lays out the design and implementation of your campaign to prepare, motivate, and engage your constituents. Your plan is going to illustrate what the campaign is going to look like from establishing goals to achieving those goals.

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The Importance of Investing in Professional Development

School Heads ● February 9, 2020

As education professionals, you’re probably passionate about fostering a love of lifelong learning among your students. But we’ve found that many leaders are so focused on their school and their students that they overlook themselves and their leaders when it comes to ongoing learning.

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What Does a Growth Goal Look Like?

Academic Leadership ● February 9, 2020

Each day, people set goals for themselves at work and at home. In school, students set goals for achieving academically and performing well in their extracurricular activities. We see the value of teachers and administrators setting goals for themselves, and how this has the potential to benefi...

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9 "Failure Strategies" for Your Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees ● February 9, 2020

As Board President, you are always concerned with the Board’s success and its governance of your school. With this in mind, consider the following nine strategies that are likely to lead your school to failure.

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