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★ HOUR-LONG TOPIC-SPECIFIC ONLINE LEARNING
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School-Year Workshops

Fall, Winter, and Spring

★ ONLINE AND IN-PERSON LEARNING THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL YEAR

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Annual Heads Retreat

November 1–4, 2023

★ retreat-style think tank for private school heads

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★ UP TO 30% OFF WORKSHOPS
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Summer Institute

★ 30+ WORKSHOPS to choose from // Online & in-person options
★ For all positions

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Advancement Academy

JULY 24–28, 2023

★ TOPIC-FOCUSED SESSIONS
★ DEDICATED MENTORS

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Learning Events for Every Private School Leader

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Early Bird

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The Independent School Business Officer

Date(s): 6/26/2023 — 6/30/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 40 BCP

Excel as a strategic business leader, whether you’re new to the profession, starting in independent schools for the first time, or a seasoned professional. This workshop offers something for everyone!

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$3,439.20
Platinum Members

$3,931.20 Gold $4,914.00 General & Silver

Early Bird

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Capital Campaign Mastery: Design and Implement an Extraordinary Campaign

Date(s): 6/26/2023 — 6/29/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 40 IACP

Discover the strategies you need to prepare for a successful capital campaign to motivate and engage your supporters—creating an inspirational and sustainable vision for the future.

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$2,566.62
Platinum Members

$2,933.28 Gold $3,666.60 General & Silver

$2,444.40 Second Person

Early Bird

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Student-Centered Scheduling

Date(s): 6/26/2023 — 6/30/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Examine the latest research in scheduling and classroom instruction to guarantee a strong, healthy schedule that enhances the quality of your graduates.

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$3,439.20
Platinum Members

$3,931.20 Gold $4,914.00 General & Silver

$3,276.00 Second Person

Early Bird

workshop

Chairing Your Department: The First Five Years

Date(s): 6/26/2023 — 6/30/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Learn how to bolster your leadership capabilities, sharpen your communications skills, manage your team with confidence, and support your school’s long-term goals.

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$3,603.60
Platinum Members

$4,118.40 Gold $5,148.00 General & Silver

$3,432.00 Second Person

Early Bird

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Build and Grow a Robust Annual Fund

Date(s): 6/28/2023 — 6/30/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 30 IACP

Learn how to build a productive and sustainable annual fund program that’s the heart of your fundraising initiatives.

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$1,918.35
Platinum Members

$2,192.40 Gold $2,740.50 General & Silver

$1,827.00 Second Person

Early Bird

workshop

Digital Marketing in 2023–24: What Every School Must Know

Date(s): 6/29/2023 — 6/30/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 20 IACP

Discover how to successfully implement digital marketing strategies that are proven to fill your admission funnel with new family inquiries.

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$1,713.60
Platinum Members

$1,958.40 Gold $2,448.00 General & Silver

$1,632.00 Second Person

Early Bird

workshop

Leading the Effective Middle School

Date(s): 7/10/2023 — 7/14/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Explore how you can support your school’s mission and culture, engage the faculty and staff, and enrich the student experience.

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$3,439.80
Platinum Members

$3,931.20 Gold $4,914.00 General & Silver

Early Bird

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The New Admission Director

Date(s): 7/10/2023 — 7/13/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 40 IACP

New Admission and Enrollment Management Directors: Learn how to build an effective team that understands and utilizes the admission funnel so you can generate more applications and inquiries from day one.

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$2,566.62
Platinum Members

$2,922.28 Gold $3,666.60 General & Silver

Early Bird

workshop

Chairing Your Department: The First Five Years

Date(s): 7/10/2023 — 7/14/2023 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Learn how to bolster your leadership capabilities, sharpen your communications skills, manage your team with confidence, and support your school’s long-term goals.

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$3,603.60
Platinum Members

$4,118.40 Gold $5,148.00 General & Silver

$3,432.00 Second Person

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