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Six Tips For Success If You’re New to the Business Office

Business and Operations ● June 7, 2019

Whether you’re starting in a fresh position (in your current school or a new one) or have a member joining your team, we wanted to share some advice for new business managers. Take a moment to read through to start your school year off on the right foot.

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Create a Plan for Successful Teacher Induction

School Head ● June 4, 2019

Your new teacher induction program must be a systematic plan that encourages growth and supports success during each teacher’s first years within your school. It’s your role as School Head to ensure this type of program is considered a priority and executed accordingly.

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Offering Great Benefits: What Employees Today Want

Private School News ● May 31, 2019

The first step in determining what benefits packages to offer is asking the question: What are you trying to achieve with your benefits? Creative benefits solutions can be developed for budgets of any size. Let’s take a look at what is trending among today’s working generations.

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New Report on Crime and Safety Highlights Current Trends in Schools

Board of Trustees ● May 29, 2019

Creating a safe haven for the students at your school is a major Board concern, and making sure all the protocols and policies for school safety are in place is a must. With this in mind, consider the report, Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2018, recently released by the National Center fo...

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Four Tips to Guide Your Growth as an Academic Leader

Academic Leadership ● May 24, 2019

Academic leaders act as an essential bridge within the school. Here are four tips to grow your personal and professional leadership skills so you can continue to support your direct reports, students, and school.

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How to Create an Effective Teacher Induction Program

Academic Leadership ● May 23, 2019

You know how critical it is to select the right teachers for your school, and give them the proper tools and experiences to excel in your environment. There are a host of things that a new teacher needs to understand. This is where an induction program can help.

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Prepare Now to Set Next Year’s Annual Fund Up for Success

Advancement ● May 17, 2019

Your annual fund strategy should function as an effective tool for informing, involving, and bonding your constituencies to your school. It creates a structure for giving your community opportunities to become more educated about your students, the excellence of your faculty, and your school’s ability to accomplish its mission.

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