Professional development events to take you, your team, and your school to the next level of excellence.

School Year Workshops

FALL, WINTER, SPRING

Choose from 20+ topic-focused workshops to develop new skills, learn research-backed strategies, and gain confidence in your role as a private school administrator.

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Advancement Academy 2022

JULY 18–22, 2022

Learn how to surpass your enrollment management, development, and marketing goals to achieve extraordinary results.

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Webinars

YEAR ROUND

Available for free to all ISM members, our webinars supply timely information needed for schools to make decisions, connect with successful peers, and lead with clarity.

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Asynchronous Learning

YEAR ROUND

Introducing: Engaging Students in Any Length Period— Asynchronous Learning Workshop

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Learning Events for Every Private School Leader

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Pandemic Briefings With Medical Experts for Independent Schools

Date(s): 8/12/2021 — 12/31/2021 Time: 12:00pm ET Status: Confirmed

Join our Pandemic Briefings, led by our expert medical panel, for the latest data and news to guide your decisions this fall. Cut through the noise with our weekly COVID-19 updates—specifically for private schools—presented by a team of medical experts. Discover what you need to know, without trying to parse through all the information on your own.

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$0.00
For all members & General

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New Heads Cohort: Fall Semester

Date(s): 8/19/2021 — 1/20/2022 Status: Wait-listed

This cohort is full—email schoolsuccess@isminc.com to join an upcoming cohort.
Feel confident in your new Headship with strategies and tactics backed by research and used by successful Heads. This six-month cohort is for attendees of ISM’s New Heads Accelerator workshop or Dollars and Sense for School Heads workshop. Extend your time with ISM by engaging in monthly group sessions and one-on-one meetings with ISM Consultant Shannan Schuster from July through December to ensure your first years as a Head are successful.

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$1,960.00
Platinum Members

$2,240.00 Gold $2,800.00 General & Silver

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Rounds With the Doctor

Date(s): 9/2/2021 — 11/19/2021 Status: Open

Join a small group cohort to get school-specific insight and guidance about COVID-19-related regulations, student wellness measures, and more from Dr. Adrianna Bravo.

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$1,200.00
For all members & General

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Summer Program: An Asset to Your School

Date(s): 10/4/2021 — 10/8/2021 Status: Open Credits: 30 IACP/30 BCP

Discover how to build a mission-driven summer program that yields benefits for students, parents, faculty, staff, and administrators alike.

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$1,410.50
Platinum Members

$1,612.00 Gold $2,015.00 General & Silver

$1,209.00 Second Person

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Tools for Creating an Engaging Alumni Program

Date(s): 10/5/2021 — 10/6/2021 Status: Open

Finally—learn how to build healthy, productive relationships with alumni that result in a well-organized volunteer program. Discover how to support an alumni association that encourages professional and personal connections, engages alumni in your school’s life and future, and is highly representative of the breadth and diversity of individuals in your alumni community.

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$944.30
Platinum Members

$1,079.20 Gold $1,349.00 General & Silver

$809.40 Second Person

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How to Build and Implement an Extraordinary Major Gifts Program

Date(s): 10/18/2021 — 10/19/2021 Status: Open Credits: 20 IACP

Discover how to use foundational approaches to build and solidify relationships with your biggest donors. Explore a proven methodology for creating a fundraising program that, when tailored to your school’s unique needs, is proven to produce results.

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$944.30
Platinum Members

$1,079.20 Gold $1,349.00 General & Silver

$809.40 Second Person

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