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Date Event type Category Name Location
7/19/2019 Other Leadership, Wellness, Learning, Schools, Seminars, Students Summer Leadership Seminar at Stanford University
Join Challenge Success and a dynamic group of school leaders from across the country for a one-day leadership seminar. Through interactive presentations, workshops, and dialogue with peers, you will learn new strategies to improve student well-being and promote academic engagement in your school community.
Palo Alto, CA
7/21/2019 Other Wellness, Experience, Growth, Health, Students, Summer Toronto Teen Retreat
These multi-day residential retreats teach awareness and concentration practices that lead to beneficial outcomes validated by science. Through guided mindfulness meditation, small group discussions, and movement, attendees will learn how to calm their mind, direct and sustain attention, explore emotions and thoughts, cultivate compassion, and communicate more authentically with peers and others.
Mono, Ontario, Canada
7/21/2019 Other Learning, Growth, Spirituality, Students, Summer Michigan Teen Retreat
These multi-day residential retreats teach awareness and concentration practices that lead to beneficial outcomes validated by science. Through guided mindfulness meditation, small group discussions, and movement, attendees will learn how to calm their mind, direct and sustain attention, explore emotions and thoughts, cultivate compassion, and communicate more authentically with peers and others.
Kalamazoo, MI
7/22/2019 Other Teachers, Networking, Training ISACS New Teacher Institute
The three-day Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS) New Teacher Institute will provide new teachers with the strategies essential for a successful start to their teaching careers, and allow participants to begin building the foundations for long and successful careers in independent schools.
Wolcott School, Chicago
7/22/2019 Other Leadership, Teachers, Learning, Classroom, Lessons, Networking, Professional_Development, Training SAIS Institute for New Teachers-TN
This interactive experience will equip new teachers with the skills and understanding to guide and support their early years. Participants will present two sample lessons to a small peer group. Guided by an experienced educator, lessons will be recorded and reviewed in the small group setting. 
Nashville, TN
7/25/2019 Other Leadership, Technology, Learning, Innovation, Administrators, Classroom, Digital, Professional_Development, Programs, Tips_Guidelines LLI Memphis: Teach Tech
LLI Memphis: Teach Tech is a two-day professional development conference for educators focused on how we use technology in the classroom - and why. Join teachers from across the country to discuss how technology can be both the answer and the question.
Memphis, TN
7/26/2019 Other Leadership, Teachers, Wellness, Learning, Presentations, Schools, Seminars, Students, Summer Challenge Success Summer Leadership Seminar (Chicago Area)
Join Challenge Success and a dynamic group of school leaders from across the country for a one-day leadership seminar. Through interactive presentations, workshops, and dialogue with peers, attendees will learn new strategies to improve student well-being and promote academic engagement in their school community.
Evanston, IL
7/28/2019 NAIS Institute NAIS School Leadership Team Experience
Take your team beyond yearly evaluations and tedious meetings to get to the core of what makes successful school leadership work at the School Leadership Team Experience (SLTE), a special three-day learning experience for independent school leaders.
Potomac, MD
7/28/2019 Other Leadership, Teachers, Diversity_and_Equity, Learning, Acceptance, Administration, Administrators, Advocacy_Grassroots, Equity_Justice, Gender, Race_and_Ethnicity, Sexuality, Summer, Workshops, StudentOutcomes Summer Gender Institute
At the Brace Center for Gender Studies’ Summer Gender Institute at Phillips Academy, in Andover, MA, educators from independent and public schools will gain expertise on intersectional gender issues and develop curricular and pedagogical skills to embed intellectual inquiry of gender (as well as of sexuality, race, and class) into every facet of the work they do — as classroom teachers, administrators, counselors, and coaches. 
Andover, MA
7/29/2019 Other Leadership, Learning, Administrators, Presentations, Professional_Development, Seminars, Training Challenge Success Summer Leadership Seminar (New York area)
Join Challenge Success and a dynamic group of school leaders from across the country for a one-day leadership seminar. Through interactive presentations, workshops, and dialogue with peers, attendees will learn new strategies to improve student well-being and promote academic engagement in their school community.
Tarrytown, NY
7/29/2019 Other Learning, Academics, Achievement, Administrators, Admissions, College_University, Counseling College Counseling Workshop
This workshop is designed as a “crash course” for new and less-experienced college counselors. Targeted toward secondary school counselors with less than three years of experience in college counseling, attendees have included participants from independent, public, parochial, international, and charter schools. 
Watertown, CT
7/30/2019 NAIS Institute NAIS School Leadership Institute
The NAIS School Leadership Institute (SLI) is an in-depth and highly interactive residential program that will help you cultivate an individualized professional development strategy based on your strengths and areas for improvement.
Alexandria, VA
8/1/2019 Other Wellness, Experience, Growth, Spirituality, Students, Summer Oregon Teen Retreat
These multi-day residential retreats teach awareness and concentration practices that lead to beneficial outcomes validated by science. Through guided mindfulness meditation, small group discussions, and movement, attendees will learn how to calm their mind, direct and sustain attention, explore emotions and thoughts, cultivate compassion, and communicate more authentically with peers and others.
Gaston, OR
8/1/2019 Other Wellness, Learning, Growth, Health, Miscellaneous, Spirituality, Values Massachusetts Summer Adult Retreat
The retreat will mostly be held in silence – practicing sitting and walking meditation with occasional relational and movement practices. Attendees will be sleeping in the dorms and meditating in the chapel. Benefits from mindfulness practice include improvements in focus, working memory, emotion regulation, compassion, and well-being.
Middlesex School, Concord, MA
8/4/2019 Other Teachers, Experience, Growth, Mental_Health, Miscellaneous, Professional_Development, Spirituality, Summer Mindfulness Training for Educators
Participants will learn mindfulness practices, meditation, the neuroscience of learning, the nature of mind, and how to cultivate their inner resources. Learn how mindfulness might benefit you in your role as an educator, and reconnect with the ideals that brought you into this field from the start.
Lake Placid, NY
8/6/2019 Other Experience, Growth, Mental_Health, Miscellaneous, Science, Special_Programs, Spirituality, Students, Summer, Values Massachusetts Teen Retreat
These multi-day residential retreats teach awareness and concentration practices that lead to beneficial outcomes validated by science. Through guided mindfulness meditation, small group discussions, and movement, attendees will learn how to calm their mind, direct and sustain attention, explore emotions and thoughts, cultivate compassion, and communicate more authentically with peers and others.
Concord, MA
8/12/2019 Other Teachers, Parents, Curriculum, Learning, Disability, Education, Lessons, Reading, Special_Programs, Summer, Training Orton-Gillingham Teacher Training
The Sally Borden Program at Friends Academy is sponsoring an Orton-Gillingham Institute, which provides training courses for educators and parents. There are two program options: a 30-hour training at a Classroom Educator level and a 60-hour training which prepares its participants for the Associate level at the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (ortonacademy.org). Dawn Nieman, a Fellow at the Academy and an experienced Orton-Gillingham teacher, will provide these courses during six/eight sessions this summer and fall.

 
North Dartmouth, MA
8/12/2019 Other Teachers, Curriculum, Learning, Innovation, Classroom, Education, Experience, Lessons, Miscellaneous, Professional_Development, Programs, Summer, Sustainability Teton Science Schools Presents: Place-Based Education
How does the place where you teach influence your curriculum? What tools can be used to connect students to place? Participants in the workshop will explore these topics while hiking in Adirondack Park, engaging in inquiry and design experiences, and planning place-based lessons and educational experiences for their students.

 
Lake Placid, NY
9/23/2019 NAIS Professional_Development, ReimaginingEducation, NAISStrategyLab NAIS Strategy Lab: General Workshop 1
The workshop will cover key insights from our Jobs-to-be-Done (JTBD) Parent Research, how supply- vs. demand-side thinking can impact innovation initiatives, how to uncover complexities in school-wide challenges, and frameworks for iterative prototype design and implementation to help you better meet the needs of a dynamic market.
Chicago, IL
10/4/2019 NAIS Institute NAIS Leadership Through Partnership
NAIS, in partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership, has enhanced and refined the Leadership Through Partnership workshop to enable effective, successful board and head relationships. 
Washington, DC