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Heads & Trustees Day
Date / Time
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location
Jepson Alumni Center, University of Richmond
Participant Fee
 
 
HEADS & TRUSTEES DAY
Wednesday, June 19
Jepson Alumni Center, University of Richmond
Check-in & coffee/refreshments: 9:30 AM; program begins at 10:30 AM and concludes at 2:00 PM


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


FEATURED SPEAKER

Christian Talbot, Founder & CEO, Basecamp
Christian founded Basecamp after serving as Head of School at Malvern Prep (PA). Previously he was an administrator 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

FEES (Includes All Materials and Lunch)
  •VAIS Member Schools: $195.00 per person
  •Nonmember Schools:  $295.00

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 STRATEGIC PARTNER:



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