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  • Explore the Journey<br> of School Leadership

    Explore the Journey
    of School Leadership

    The Spring 2018 issue of Independent School magazine looks at what it means to be a leader.

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  • NAIS Head Search Handbook: Order Your Copy Today

    NAIS Head Search Handbook: Order Your Copy Today

    Help your board and search committee find the best new leader for your school with this guide. Save 20% when you order for your entire search committee.

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Resources to Help Students After the Texas Shooting

To help you assist students and other members of your community who need support after this tragedy, the NAIS team has compiled several resources.

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NAIS Statement on Student and School Safety

Many in the NAIS community have been rocked by recent school shootings. To support our schools, NAIS has released this statement.

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Juuling: An Alarming Trend Reversing Decades of Health Gains

NAIS President Donna Orem writes about what educators and parents need to know about the Juuling and vaping crisis—and actions schools can take now.

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Share Your Expertise at the 2019 NAIS Annual Conference

Submit your workshop or PechaKucha proposal by June 8 for the 2019 NAIS Annual Conference. We look forward to receiving your innovative ideas!

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Following Your Mission and the Law During Election Season

As the 2018 midterm elections draw near, how can a school remain true to its mission while staying on the right side of IRS and campaign law?

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Download the Latest Episode of NAIS Member Voices Podcast

Peter Gurt, president at Milton Hershey School (PA), speaks with us about servant leadership, life at a boarding school, and his acting background. 

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New Issue Available! Teachers Modeling Writing for Students

The spring issue of Independent Teacher highlights unique and effective writing programs teachers use to help students develop into the best writers they can be. 

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Challenges and Changing Leadership Structures

How one school leader developed research about leadership challenges and structures and an understanding of how administrative teams work. 

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Deadline Extended! Submit Workshop Proposal for 2018 PoCC

The deadline for submissions is May 18. This year's theme is "Equitable Schools and Inclusive Communities: Harmony, Discord, and the Notes in Between."

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8 Ways to Create a Parent Experience that Wows

Focusing on great customer experience doesn’t always make it into strategic planning. Here are steps schools can take to improve their commitment to parents.

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Receive Free NAIS Membership by Joining Now

Schools that join NAIS between April-June will pay dues for the 2018-2019 school year and receive complimentary membership through June 30.

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Helping Students Develop a Leadership Blueprint

How can schools promote leadership among students? By encouraging them to design their own blueprint for success rather than borrowing someone else's.

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Independent School Task Force on Educator Sexual Misconduct

Read the full report of recommendations for independent school leaders from the Independent School Task Force on Educator Sexual Misconduct.

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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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