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Lead with Clarity.

Every school leader strives to lead their school with clarity. You aim to support your school’s mission to ensure long-term viability, while providing exciting futures for your students and continuous growth for yourself.

Continue your quest to be an exceptional school leader with ISM’s professional development events. No matter your goals or level of experience, there’s an opportunity to elevate your knowledge and your school to the next level of excellence.

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webinar

How to Conduct a Reduction in Force (RIF) With Care and Empathy

Date(s): 4/9/2020 Time: 2:00pm ET Status: Confirmed

One of the most difficult responsibilities for a School Head is making staffing decisions, particularly when nonrenewals or reductions in force are necessary. If your school must entertain such a possibility, explore how to answer the following questions with care and empathy.

  • Is this the right time for a reduction in force?
  • What outcome do you want to achieve?
  • Are there alternatives?
  • What positions and divisions will be impacted by this decision?
  • How do you control the public narrative?
  • How do you support the faculty and staff that remain?

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$156.00
General Price

workshop

Support Student Success With Faculty Growth and Evaluation Teachers Love!

Date(s): 4/29/2020 — 4/29/2020 Status: Confirmed

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

webinar

How to Plan the Perfect International Student Orientation

Date(s): 5/6/2020 Time: 3:00pm ET Status: Confirmed

Your international student orientation must be constructed to help bring these unique students into your school’s fold. Discover how to focus on the student experience to ensure these students are comfortable, enriched, and ready to start their school experience on the right foot.

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$156.00
General Price

webinar

What Every School Ought to Know About the Ways Students Learn Best

Date(s): 5/13/2020 Time: 3:00pm ET Status: Confirmed

Establishing a positive learning environment requires that students feel involved and responsible for their learning, while being comfortable enough to fully engage in the process. Attention must be paid to the durability of learning and the conditions needed to ensure positive outcomes. Join us to understand how to create an encouraging learning environment to best support your students and your mission.

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$156.00
General Price

webinar

The #1 Reason Why Schools Get Sued: The Ugly Truth About Employment Practices

Date(s): 6/3/2020 Time: 3:00pm ET Status: Confirmed Credits: 1 BCP

Schools (and businesses) get into trouble far too often in the areas of employment practices and human resources. In fact, over 60% of all claims or lawsuits brought against private schools are related to employment issues. Explore data, suggestions, and protocols to help protect your school in this area.

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$156.00
General Price

webinar

Five Ways to Measure the Success of Your International Program

Date(s): 6/10/2020 Time: 3:00pm ET Status: Confirmed

Having a 360-degree view of any program is important—your international student program is no exception. Your school must understand the international student experience from the students' perspective, as well as your faculty and staff’s viewpoints.

Are you delivering on promises made? Does that delivery dovetail with your mission thereby enhancing your reputation in the international marketplace? Explore five ways to determine whether or not your international student program was successful this year.

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$156.00
General Price