During this difficult and unprecedented time, the NCAIS team's primary focus is to support member schools with resources, guidance, and the collective wisdom of our community.  We want to help schools respond to the challenges that may be ahead with clarity, caution, and a sense of balance. 

COVID-19 Resource Page

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Delivered via Zoom | Free for Member Schools
NCAIS members are invited to participate in virtual cohort meetings offered weekly to share ideas, resources, and community.  The meetings will last an hour and will be delivered via Zoom.   Here is the current schedule for NCAIS members with links to each meeting.  You must be logged in above to access the links. 

Employment Law in the COVID Era | May 26 at 3 PM  

Join employment attorney Jon Yarbrough, partner with Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP for an informative session on the current issues facing independent schools as we prepare for continuous learning scenarios.

A Self-Paced Course | Opens June 15, 2020 | $195 per teacher for NCAIS member schools, $245 for guests.  Group pricing is available.
As we close the books on this most unusual school year and look ahead to 2020-2021, we need to begin transitioning from an emergency mindset to a planned distance learning outlook. Chances are great that we will have periods next year where school will need to take place away from our campuses. How can educators better prepare to be ready for the unknowns ahead? This mostly asynchronous course will take a deep dive into eleven broad topics that should be explored before our journey begins again. Visit this page to learn more.

Presented by School Growth | 9:00 am - noon, June 24, 2020 | $120 per school for NCAIS members, $170 per school for guest schools
An Enrollment Growth Plan defines the strategies, schedule, and commitments for achieving the core revenue goals of the school. It is the foundation on which all other school plans depend. School leaders around the world are trying to figure out how to respond to the threats and opportunities that are emerging from the new realities. This three-hour workshop provides hands-on training that will guide you through how to create an Enrollment Growth Plan that is specific to your school’s Strategic Context and adaptive to the changing conditions of today.

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