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Heads & Trustees Day

Date: 6/19/2019    Start Time: 9:30 AM    End Time: 2:00 PM    Location: Jepson Alumni Center, University of Richmond



Wednesday, June 19
Jepson Alumni Center, University of Richmond
Check-in & coffee/refreshments at 9:00 AM; program begins at 9:30 AM and concludes at 2:00 PM.


Learn about the most current innovations, challenges, and trends that are facing independent schools nationally. How can boards support the head in his/her role? How can the partnership be strengthened?  Let this workshop be an opportunity to network with your fellow Virginia colleagues in both leadership roles, heads of school and trustees.  Generate good conversation about strategies to move forward in the 2019-2020.

PURPOSES, TO NAME A FEW

  • To orient new and current trustees to challenges and opportunities facing independent schools today
  • To converse and collaborate across schools in Virginia
  • To educate about innovations and trends nationally
  • To support the school heads as they navigate significant change in an Age of Acceleration
  • To help boards to be strategic thought partners with school heads


FEATURED SPEAKER

Christian Talbot, Founder & CEO, Basecamp
Christian founded Basecamp after serving as Head of School at Malvern Prep (PA). Previously he was an adm
inistrator and teacher at Regis High School (NY), REACH (NY), Chaminade High School (NY), and Banneker High School (DC). He has shared his experiences in change management, strategic planning, and social entrepreneurship at NAIS, CASE-NAIS, TABS-NAIS, ADVIS, and Traverse. From 2009 through 2017 he blogged at Teaching Excellence. Now he writes for the Basecamp blog, Ed:Future. He serves on the Board of Trustees at Regis High School (NY) and Fordham Preparatory School (NY). He has served as a mentor at UPenn's Education Entrepreneurship Program, and will be teaching a class in UPenn's School of Social Policy & Practice in Spring 2019.


PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE
Use of Edification>Provocation>Cross-Pollination + Imagination throughout program to stimulate thoughtful discussion

Time

Activity

9:00 AM

Check-in/Coffee, Tea, Breakfast Items

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Featured Speaker and Facilitator: Christian Talbot

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Break

10:45 AM – 11:45 AM

Presentation/Facilitation of Discussion

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

Lunch/Networking

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

Presentation/Facilitation of Discussion

1:45 PM – 2:00 PM

Final Wrap-up/Program Concludes


WHO SHOULD ATTEND
School Heads, Board Chairs, Trustees

LOCATION
Jepson Alumni Center
University of Richmond
442 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173


LODGING, IF NEEDED
Hotels recommended within 5 miles of Jepson

FEE (Includes All Materials and Lunch) - REMEMBER, ONLY VAIS SCHOOLS CAN ATTEND

   GET THIS DEAL!
Buy two, get two for FREE! Must register all names at once in order to get this deal.

    $165.00 per person

DEADLINE & CANCELLATION POLICY

Final date to register for this Conference is Wednesday, June 5. No refunds after this date. Please refer to the VAIS Cancellation Policy for further clarification.


SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS






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