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November 1–4, 2023
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12th Annual Advancement Academy
Date(s): 7/24/2023 — 7/28/2023 ● Status: Confirmed ● Credits: 40 IACP
The 12th Annual Advancement Academy is a hands-on, week-long professional development event like none other for private school leaders. Whether you choose to attend the Academy alone or with your school team, leave with the plan and tools to make a difference the minute you return to campus in the fall.
Join us and learn how you can achieve extraordinary results.
$3,864.00 Gold $4,830.00 General & Silver
$3,149.00 Second Person
Strategic Financial Planning: A Comprehensive Approach
Date(s): 10/9/2023 — 10/10/2023 ● Location: Allen, TX ● Status: Open ● Credits: 20 BCP
Explore what determines long-term sustainability for independent schools, how to make strategic tuition decisions even in uncertain times, and what elements go into powerful strategic plans.
How to Implement Transformative Faculty Growth and Development
Date(s): 10/9/2023 — 10/10/2023 ● Location: Allen, TX ● Status: Open
Cultivate an understanding of the relationships between leadership, leader well-being, faculty culture, and student performance.
Summer Program: An Asset to Your School
Date(s): 10/9/2023 — 10/13/2023 ● Status: Open
Explore how to build a summer program that serves your students, parents, staff, and mission.
$1,651.20 Gold $2,064.00 General & Silver
Financial Aid Mastery: The New Approach That Could Change Everything
Date(s): 10/11/2023 — 10/12/2023 ● Location: Allen, TX ● Status: Open ● Credits: 20 BCP
Is your school’s financial aid program producing unintended, negative consequences for your applicant pool and current families? The answer might surprise you.
Architect a Mission-Driven Strategic Academic Plan
Date(s): 10/11/2023 — 10/12/2023 ● Location: Allen, TX ● Status: Open
Use our step-by-step guide to chart your path amid an ever-changing future to deliver your mission with excellence.
Build a Strong Advisory Program
Date(s): 10/23/2023 — 10/26/2023 ● Status: Open
Create and implement a thriving advisory program to support your middle and upper school students.
$1,977.60 Gold $2,472.00 General & Silver
27th Annual Heads Retreat
Date(s): 11/1/2023 — 11/4/2023 ● Location: Fort Myers, FL ● Status: Open
Gather with fellow Heads to examine the latest research to support your decision-making, engage in deep conversation, and network with peers who share your challenges to discover new perspectives. Seats for this intimate retreat are in high demand each year.
$3,234.40 Gold $4,043.00 General & Silver
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