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INTENSIVE TRAINING | HANDS-ON LEARNING | ACTION PLANNING | NETWORKING

Concentrate on a specific topic to deepen your expertise and broaden your skills. Attend one of these select workshops for comprehensive training while networking with your private-independent school peers.

Gain the confidence to perform your job efficiently, backed by over 40 years of institutional knowledge, research, and insight. With a 100% satisfaction guarantee, you can't go wrong. Join us to be exceptional for yourself, your school, and your students.

 

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Practical Strategies

Work alongside experienced ISM consultants and private-independent school leaders to formulate practical strategies that you can implement immediately upon your return to campus. Our leaders help you take an objective look at your current operations, form goals, and make plans that will strengthen your school and benefit your students.

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Tangible Resources

Become immersed in core ISM theory throughout your workshop—and learn how to convert that theory to practical application through extensive examples, interactive exercises, and group discussion. Leave with workshop materials and information that can be referenced long after the event concludes, helping you improve your strategies when you're back in your office. 

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Networking

One of the best perks of ISM's workshops! Get to know private-independent school peers from around the world and build relationships that will last for years to come. Meal times and social hours allow for extended opportunities where you can meet fellow attendees and strengthen your professional network, empowering you through lasting connections.

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Support Student Success With Faculty Growth and Evaluation Teachers Love!

Date(s): 12/4/2019 — 12/4/2019 Location: Boston, MA Status: Open

Explore a framework that empowers faculty growth and innovation, while still maintaining a straightforward evaluation process that communicates clear expectations. Join us for this one-day workshop to hear about a new approach that allows more time for coaching and mentoring teachers on individualized growth plans, yet also streamlines evaluation to make it simple enough to carry out every year with every teacher.

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$760.00
for Gold Members

$895.00 General Price

$695.00 Second Person Pricing

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Support Student Success With Faculty Growth and Evaluation Teachers Love!

Date(s): 1/10/2020 — 1/10/2020 Location: Wichita, KS Status: Open

Explore a framework that empowers faculty growth and innovation, while still maintaining a straightforward evaluation process that communicates clear expectations. Join us for this one-day workshop to hear about a new approach that allows more time for coaching and mentoring teachers on individualized growth plans, yet also streamlines evaluation to make it simple enough to carry out every year with every teacher.

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$760.00
for Gold Members

$895.00 General Price

$695.00 Second Person Pricing

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Student-Centered Scheduling

Date(s): 1/27/2020 — 1/31/2020 Location: Wilmington, DE Status: Open

Examine the latest research in scheduling and classroom instruction to guarantee a strong, healthy schedule that reduces conflict and enhances your students' quality of life. Refocus your school’s scheduling strategy on what’s best for your students to maximize their experiences with your school.

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$4,095.00
for Gold Members

$4,818.00 General Price

$2,935.00 Second Person Pricing

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Strategic Financial Planning: Skills and Implementation

Date(s): 2/1/2020 — 2/2/2020 Location: Houston, TX Status: Open Credits: 20 IACP/20 BCP/12.5 CPE

Increase cash reserves, enrollment levels, and long-term viability. These are the goals at every school—and they are attainable if you have the right strategic financial plan. ISM’s proven approach to strategic financial planning helps you experience financial success now, while positioning your school strongly for the future.

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$2,268.00
for Gold Members

$2,689.00 General Price

$1,604.00 Second Person Pricing

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25th Annual Heads Retreat

Date(s): 11/11/2020 — 11/14/2020 Location: Clearwater, FL Status: Open

Seats for this intimate retreat, limited to 24 School Heads, are in high demand each year. Gather with fellow school leaders to examine the latest research to support your decision-making, engage in deep conversation, and network with other Heads to discover new perspectives.

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$3,119.00
for Gold Members

$3,669.00 General Price

How to Register

Click on each individual workshop to register.

Our Guarantee

ISM believes in providing quality and excellence in all of our workshops and in ensuring the satisfaction of everyone who attends. Nearly 100% of our participants say they would recommend our workshops to their colleagues. If you are not satisfied with your workshop for any reason, ISM will credit the fee you paid toward another similarly priced workshop or will refund it.

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Pusch Ridge Christian Academy, AZ

Develop New Skills

"I have found ISM services, materials, and presentation to be of an excellent quality. I appreciate the emphasis on constant improvement and revision.."

Jason Clapero, Upper School Principal

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Crossroads College Preparatory School, MO

Gain Tangible Benefits

"I was able to get the full picture for my job and will use real world plans I can immediately put into place. Our leader is a working professional, which gives him credibility. I enjoyed hands-on learning, planning, role playing, and brainstorming with others in my field. "

Alexis Newsome, Director of Admission

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The Bishop Strachan School, ON

Be an Exceptional School Leader

"The overall experience was excellent and surpassed expectations. I have a toolbox of resources that will be very helpful when I go back in order to do my job successfully."

Nicole Patterson, Languages Department Chair