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Research Roundup—International Student Enrollment and Mobility

School Leadership // February 26, 2023

International students and programs are regaining momentum as enrollment and education opportunities continue to increase post-pandemic. The Department of Homeland Security’s Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) reports that, as of January 2023, there are 1.08 million internationa...

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How to Transform Complaints Into Positive Change

School Leadership // February 26, 2023

Assuming a leadership position within your school may seem like a dream come true—you put in the work, obtained an advanced degree (or two), attended professional development workshops, and proved yourself to be a respected peer. As a leader, you want to effect meaningful and lasting change at your institution, and you should be able to presume you have the faculty’s support as you enact decisions.

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How Yoga, Movement, and Exercise Help Students Regulate Emotions

School Health and Wellness // February 26, 2023

Educators in lower school know one thing is true: The emotions of young children are unpredictable. This is because lower school students’ brains are not yet fully developed, meaning their tendency to act on impulse is much higher. Their inability to manage emotions has a great impact on learning...

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How Giving and Receiving Feedback Promotes a Healthy Faculty Culture

School Leadership // February 12, 2023

Giving and receiving feedback is a necessary and helpful tool in all professions, especially in education. Some might think giving and receiving feedback comes naturally. But humans are hardwired to seek acceptance and approval. So, when the time comes for evaluations and year-end reviews, it may feel a little uncomfortable—and that’s okay.

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Five Ways School Nurses Can Work to Prevent Substance Abuse

School Health and Wellness // February 12, 2023

School nurses have a unique opportunity to be involved in programs that can prevent and improve substance abuse within their school communities. They’re not only formally equipped to educate the community about the issue, but they also occupy a unique space (outside outside of classrooms) that carries less stigma.

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Future Proofing Your Strategic Financial Planning

School Heads // February 12, 2023

There is no denying the importance of strategic financial planning. To ensure your school meets its goals, you must have a clear plan. One method of doing this is through scenario planning, which can help businesses anticipate and prepare for potential changes in their environment.

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Four Ways to Enhance Stewardship for Your Donors and Prospects

Fundraising // January 29, 2023

Fundraising plans, strategies, and expectations have been significantly impacted over the past few years. Beyond the vast implications of the global pandemic, independent schools navigate additional circumstances, such as political unrest, unpredictable economic times, international tensions, reevaluation of personal growth, and more.

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