• Feel Inspired and Refreshed at 2019 Annual Conference

    Feel Inspired and Refreshed at 2019 Annual Conference

    Come to Long Beach, CA, for exciting programming and speakers including Anderson Cooper and Simon Sinek.

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  • Independent School Winter 2019: The Advancement Issue

    Independent School Winter 2019: The Advancement Issue

    Explore how advancement builds strategic connections among fundraising outreach, engagement, marketing, communications, admissions, and more.

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  • Resources to Help Your School Recruit and Retain Top Talent

    Resources to Help Your School Recruit and Retain Top Talent

    NAIS has the resources you need to help you recruit and retain top talent, from best practices for the hiring process to how to nurture employee growth.

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  • Introducing Market View!

    Introducing Market View!

    Market View is an essential new tool on the DASL Insights platform designed to help you find prospective families and better understand your community.

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  • NAIS Head Search Handbook: Order Your Copy Today

    NAIS Head Search Handbook: Order Your Copy Today

    This indispensable tool will help your board and search committee master the search process. Save 20% when you order 5 or more.

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  • Search Our Directories

    Search Our Directories

    Find a school, company, or colleague using NAIS's searchable directories.

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Register Now for the 2019 NAIS Annual Conference!

Join us Feb. 27-March 1 in Long Beach, CA, to explore the theme Reimagining Schools: Tearing Down Walls, Building Capacity, and Designing Our Future.

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Midyear Reflection: New School, New Role Amid a 5-Year Strategic Plan

Stepping into a new role at a new school can be daunting. Pausing to look back on the first semester and ask questions can be helpful in moving forward.  

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What Can Schools Expect from Washington in 2019?

Learn more about several key dates and government policy issues relevant to independent schools that NAIS will be following this year.

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Download the Latest Episode of NAIS Member Voices Podcast

Nicole DuFauchard, head of The Advent School (MA), talks about how her school recruits and retains top talent, the books she's reading, and her love of Wonder Woman. 

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DASL Databook Offers Comprehensive Look at Your School

Download this new custom report, which is divided into 13 sections and provides a comparison for your school across all areas of data collected in DASL.

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Receive Discounted NAIS Membership by Joining Now

Schools that join NAIS now will receive a 50 percent discount on their dues for the rest of the 2018-19 school year.

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Meaning Matters: How to Effectively Engage Parents and Alumni

An entrepreneurship program at Bullis School (MD) puts the power of meaning at the center of its framework. Now, engagement and giving are on the rise.

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The Big Benefits of a Marketing Strategy for Small Schools

Three years ago, Lowell School (DC) embarked on a strategic branding and marketing initiative. Get an up-close look at its process and insights gained along the way. 

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Now Available: Fall 2018 Issue of Independent Teacher

The Fall 2018 issue of Independent Teacher highlights some thought-provoking ideas that we hope will inspire and perk up your own teaching.

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People of Color and White Women in Independent School Headship

NAIS conducted a study on the causes of underrepresentation of people of color and women in headship, and developed guidelines for search committees.

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Legal Questions for Independent School Admission Season

Here are common legal questions and answers admission officers and other administrators should review as the admission season gets underway.

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Find the Best Talent

Talented teaching and administrator candidates are waiting to apply for jobs at your school. NAIS members can post jobs and browse resumes for free; nonmembers can purchase job postings.

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