• Strengthen Your School's Leadership Team at SLTE

    Strengthen Your School's Leadership Team at SLTE

    The 2018 NAIS School Leadership Team Experience provides expert advice and valuable time to collaborate as you work through real challenges and opportunities facing your school.

    Register Your Team Now

  • Independent School Summer Issue: Teaching and Learning

    Independent School Summer Issue: Teaching and Learning

    What does independent school education look like today, and what do educators need to learn?

    Read More

  • 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.

    Order Now

  • Search Our Directories

    Search Our Directories

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

    Learn More

Diving into Summer: Preparing for the Year Ahead

In addition to your usual summer to-do list, here are some items to focus on as you start looking at the end of summer and early academic year.

Read More

What Lifelong Learning Looks Like in Independent Schools

There are three ongoing steps in fostering a broader understanding of lifelong learning: setting the tone, facilitating the process, and reflecting on the experience.

Read More

2018-19 NAIS DASL Data Entry is Officially Open!

You can enter your data until October 10. Submitting your school’s information will help build a complete picture of the independent school sector.

Go to DASL

NAIS Principles of Good Practice for Heads of School

The primary responsibility of a head is to carry out the school’s mission. While there are different ways to accomplish this, NAIS offers these guideposts.

Read More

Download the Latest Episode of NAIS Member Voices Podcast

Jill Cross, dean of curriculum and instruction at TMI Episcopal (TX), talks about how to start strong in a new role and being a cheerleader for teachers.

Get the Podcast

A Busy Summer for the Courts and School Legal Priorities

Learn about summer legal priorities, athletic employee classification, and how the Supreme Court nominee could impact relevant issues for schools.

Read More

Reserve Your Spot for the 2018 NAIS-TABS Legal Symposium

Learn about the key legal issues facing independent schools today with a stellar lineup of panel discussions, roundtables, and workshops.

Register Now

Independent School Health Check Examines Teen Support Systems

Surveys reveal how adult interactions can improve student health and well-being, and schools can work to encourage those connections.

Read More

Teaching and Learning Reads from the Masters to Other Mentors

An exploration of old books provides fresh perspective on teaching and learning, and demonstrates how unique our “journeys to here” have been.

Read More

Knowing and Not Knowing Through Writing

Writing is a solitary process, but writing together, particularly a teacher writing with students, builds trust and models for taking writing seriously.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More