• Don't Miss Out! Reserve Your Spot for the 2021 NAIS Online Institutes

    Don't Miss Out! Reserve Your Spot for the 2021 NAIS Online Institutes

    The Institute for New Heads, Inclusive Schools Network Institute, and Equity Design Lab: Grading for Equity still have space available.

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  • Independent School: Strategic Fundraising

    Independent School: Strategic Fundraising

    The Spring issue explores the importance of fundraising strategy, investing in advancement operations, understanding your donors, and building a culture of philanthropy.

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  • New! Practical Advice, Delivered with Empathy

    New! Practical Advice, Delivered with Empathy

    Here’s your toolkit for navigating the changing landscape of the school-parent relationship. Get discounts by buying in bulk for all teachers and staff.

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  • Announcing a New Partnership Between NAIS and NBOA

    Announcing a New Partnership Between NAIS and NBOA

    We are excited to announce an important collaboration between NAIS and the National Business Officers Association (NBOA) to make it easier for you—our members—to analyze data about your schools.

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  • Hiring Resources from NAIS

    Hiring Resources from NAIS

    Even in the midst of COVID-19, we understand that hiring season must go on. The NAIS Career Center is here to help.

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  • Connections Creating Value for Independent Schools

    Connections Creating Value for Independent Schools

    The new NAIS Community Market is a collection of resources, events, services, and products that can help independent school professionals.


  • Share Your Solutions for Evolving Education

    Share Your Solutions for Evolving Education

    NAIS has launched a new site for schools to share strategies, samples, and solutions in this time of uncertainty.

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  • Power Your Planning<br> with the Latest Trendbook

    Power Your Planning
    with the Latest Trendbook

    Prep your school leaders, your board, and yourself for what’s ahead with the 2020-2021 NAIS Trendbook. Delve into trends in enrollment, philanthropy, equity and justice, and more.

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  • Get the Guidebook Every Board Leader Needs

    Get the Guidebook Every Board Leader Needs

    Want a high-performing board? Start at the top with The Board Chair Handbook, an informative, inspiring guide written especially for board leaders at independent schools.

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  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Schools

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Schools

    Bookmark this new NAIS website page to help you access the most timely and relevant COVID-19 resources.

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Receive Free NAIS Membership by Joining Now!

Schools that join NAIS between now and June will pay dues for the 2021-22 school year (which starts July 1) and receive complimentary membership through June 30, 2021.

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Schools at the Crossroads: Accelerating Toward a Faster Future

What have senior school leaders discovered from the many critical junctures they’ve faced in these unprecedented times? Explore the common themes that have emerged.

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Legal Tip of the Week: School Involvement in Student Vaccination

As COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expands to younger age groups, many schools are contemplating the degree to which they want to assist students in getting vaccinated. Weigh these important considerations.

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What are Boards Searching for When They Hire a School Leader?

How can your board determine what type of leader your school needs now and for the future? Find out how your school can improve the head search process with NAIS’s Jobs-to-Be-Done research.

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Trustee Table Podcast: Maximize Your School's Recruitment Strategy

Kevin MacNeil, vice president of Metric Marketing, shares insights on managing admissions and enrollment challenges, leveraging your advertising dollars, and keeping families engaged.

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Member Voices Podcast: Making Adjustments During the Pandemic

Listen to Part 2 of our conversation with Ray McGaughey of High Mountain Institute (CO)—recorded almost a year after Part 1. Hear how the events of the past year have changed the school’s approach.

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New Faculty Recruitment Open for 2021 NAIS SDLC

NAIS seeks a diverse group of professional educators and select college students to join veteran faculty members in designing and delivering the curriculum for this transformative event. 

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The Importance of Fundraising Strategy

Successful fundraising demands strategy at its core, which helps lay a philanthropic foundation unique to your school, its culture, and your donors and prospective donors.

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School @ Home: COVID-19 & Beyond

Homeschooling during the pandemic has reinforced the importance of relationships, the need to collaborate with children to set goals, and the great joy found in igniting a student's passions.

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Reimagine Tuition: A New Series From NAIS

Tuition setting is a decision schools make every year, but many heads and trustees worry they don’t have the right information to make it with confidence. Gain new insights with these resources and case studies.

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Find Out Your Community's Feelings With NAIS COVID-19 Surveys

Get valuable insights that will help your school with planning and decision-making. NAIS is offering all member and subscriber schools free use of easy-to-administer family and staff satisfaction surveys.

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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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NAIS Hiring Insights Series: Make the Most of Hiring Season

NAIS has data, insights, and expertise to help you build your team or find the right fit. This ongoing video series provides the latest NAIS Career Center trends and will help you in your search right now.

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