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

Every school leader strives to be exceptional for their school, their students, and themselves. 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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Early Bird

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The Vital Role of the Executive or Administrative Assistant

Date(s): 7/13/2020 — 7/16/2020 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Whether you support the School Head or another administrator, lead from your position in a manner that sets you and your school apart. Learn proven strategies and tactics for supporting your supervisor, your team, your mission, and your school.

Early Bird Discounts end 4/17/2020!
Standard Pricing: $3,169 Gold Members // $3,728 General

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$2,852.00
for Gold Members

$3,356.00 General Price

Early Bird

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The Assistant Headship

Date(s): 7/13/2020 — 7/16/2020 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open

Assistant Heads juggle multiple tasks, interact with various constituencies, and act as the school leader when the Head is unavailable. Learn management strategies that are critical to enhancing your school’s stability and ability to carry out its mission, ensuring your continued success as Assistant Head.

Early Bird Discounts end 4/17/2020!
Standard Pricing: $3,169 Gold Members // $3,728 General

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$2,852.00
for Gold Members

$3,356.00 General Price

Early Bird

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Advancement Academy

Date(s): 7/27/2020 — 7/31/2020 Location: Philadelphia, PA Status: Open Credits: 40 IACP

A New Approach to Marketing, Admission, and Fundraising. Unmatched Results.

Hundreds of schools have surpassed their enrollment management, development, and marketing goals after attending ISM’s Advancement Academy. With ISM, learn how you can lead with clarity and achieve extraordinary results.

We’re three years into this journey and the ROI of working with ISM has been huge—not just financially, but also culturally. We are at our highest enrollment to date, we’ve completed a $10M Capital Campaign for a 42,000-square-foot addition, and the response from our community has been great. 

Kristin Phillips. Director of Development at Des Moines Christian School, IA
2016 Advancement Academy Attendee

Hurry! Advancement Academy 2019 sold out by April. Claim your seat today!

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$3,104.00
for Gold Members

$3,566.00 General Price

$3,104.00 Second Person Pricing

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The Board Presidency

Date(s): 10/24/2020 — 10/25/2020 Status: Open Credits: 10 IACP

Discover how you, as Board President, can keep your school viable and sustainable through the good times and bad. This weekend workshop will help you survive now and thrive in the years to come by providing strategies, insight, and guidance specifically for private-school Trustees.

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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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Mastering Enrollment Management

Date(s): 10/25/2020 — 10/28/2020 Status: Open Credits: 30 IACP

Unveil the root causes for declining enrollment at your private-independent school. Join us and learn how to collect and use data to determine the nature of the decline—and to pinpoint specific strategies to address the contributing factors.

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$3,169.00
for Gold Members

$3,728.00 General Price

$2,289.00 Second Person Pricing

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Financial Aid Mastery: How to Strategically Use Financial Aid to Grow Your School

Date(s): 10/25/2020 — 10/27/2020 Status: Open Credits: 10 IACP/10 BCP/13.0 CPE

A proactive, organized approach to financial aid can reduce the headaches involved with awarding families, making the process strategic and stress-free. Discover how to develop a mission-appropriate financial aid program that serves as a tool to help you award appropriately, boost revenue, achieve your enrollment goals, and advance your mission.

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$2,377.00
for Gold Members

$2,797.00 General Price

$1,604.00 Second Person Pricing