• 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?

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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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    Search Our Directories

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

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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.

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Tutoring: How We Learn and How Study Sessions Can Be Effective

Cramming information into students’ short-term memory is not an effective way for them to learn. Here are some tips for educators on tutoring success.

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DHS Proposes Increased Fees for International Students, Programs

This issue includes details about those potential added costs, information on a proposal to further expand 529 plans, and new guidance on employee handbooks.

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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.

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In Practice: Developing a New Teacher Evaluation Process

How one school worked to align its understanding of and expectations for extraordinary teaching, growth-oriented feedback, and professional development.

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Was Dewey Right? Are Schools a Reflection of Society?

Revisiting John Dewey’s educational philosophy gives one head of school a new perspective on how we got here and what the future holds.

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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.

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Modeling Writing for Students with Learning Differences

Consider out-of-the-box strategies like vocalizing narrative organization, color-coding ideas, analyzing visual texts, and utilizing the upside-down essay structure.

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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.

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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.

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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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