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

School Year Workshops

FALL, WINTER, SPRING

Choose from 20+ topic-focused workshops to develop new skills, learn research-backed strategies, and gain confidence in your role as a private school administrator.

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Advancement Academy 2022

JULY 18–22, 2022

Learn how to surpass your enrollment management, development, and marketing goals to achieve extraordinary results.

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Webinars

YEAR ROUND

Available for free to all ISM members, our webinars supply timely information needed for schools to make decisions, connect with successful peers, and lead with clarity.

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Asynchronous Learning

YEAR ROUND

Introducing: Engaging Students in Any Length Period— Asynchronous Learning Workshop

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Learning Events for Every Private School Leader

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Road Map to Year One: ISM’s New Head Accelerator

Date(s): 3/31/2022 — 5/12/2022 Status: Confirmed

This online workshop will set you on the right course for your headship—without dedicating endless hours of meetings or coursework to professional development. Discover the invaluable framework that provides a roadmap to succeeding as a new Head.

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$1,960.00
Platinum Members

$2,240.00 Gold $2,800.00 General & Silver

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How to Build and Implement an Extraordinary Major Gifts Program

Date(s): 4/19/2022 — 4/20/2022 Status: Confirmed

Schools are driven by the ever-increasing demand for more funding, yet are also aware of return on investment. Therefore, many development leaders focus their fundraising efforts on major gifts.

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$945.00
Platinum Members

$1,080.00 Gold $1,350.00 General & Silver

$810.00 Second Person

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How to Move Past AP and Build a Mission- and Values-Based Curriculum

Date(s): 4/28/2022 — 4/29/2022 Status: Confirmed

If your school continues to offer standardized courses based on external content goals, you're missing out on a student-centered approach. Explore why and how your school must evaluate your existing curriculum and redesign it to better benefit your learners.

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$945.00
Platinum Members

$1,080.00 Gold $1,350.00 General & Silver

$810.00 Second Person

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The 11th Annual Advancement Academy

Date(s): 7/18/2022 — 7/22/2022 Status: Confirmed

The 11th 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.

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$2,982.00
Platinum Members

$3,408.00 Gold $4,260.00 General & Silver

$2,862.00 Second Person

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26th Annual Heads Retreat

Date(s): 11/2/2022 — 11/5/2022 Location: San Diego, CA Status: Confirmed

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.

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$2,695.00
Platinum Members

$3,080.00 Gold $3,850.00 General & Silver

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Our events are more accessible than ever! With our schools and their budgets in mind, we have variety of ways to save and pricing options.

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Many workshops offer second+ person pricing or team passes. Don't miss out on learning together with your colleagues.

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