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Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Taking the Sting Out of Re-enrollment »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS In the spring semester, while many at schools focus on current activities, the admission off...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Coast Episcopal School »
The gifts of joy and wonder are hallmarks of life at Coast Episcopal School. Founded in 1950 by The Reverend Charles Johns...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Book Review of "The End of Average" by Todd Rose »
Reviewed by Tiffany L. Bridgewater, Head of Lower School, Louisville Collegiate School   Todd Rose’s T...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
SAIS Needs You! »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS The people behind an accreditation review perform highly valuable work for SAIS member schoo...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: The Galloway School »
The BOLD Summit By Suzanna Jemsby, Head of School The background: Of the approximately 1,700 indepe...

General Articles
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
The Head's Assistant: Circle of Trust »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS A head’s assistant wears many hats: board liaison, calendar master, event organizer, human re...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
The Inadvertent Consequences of Praising Good »
The Inadvertent Consequences of Praising “Good:”  The Intersectionality of Student Experience and the Growth Mindset...
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Quick Tuition Study: 2016-17 data »
SAIS collects general information from member schools and is able to report on the following four items:  O...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The Life of a School Chaplain »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS No two days are alike. A school chaplain’s schedule may include teaching classes, attending a...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: Episcopal School of Baton Rouge »
Better Together:  Public and Independent Schools Collaborate on a College Fair   By Justin Fenske, Directo...

Book Reviews
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Book Review of "Smart but Stuck" by Dr. Thomas Brown »
Reviewed by Dr. Brent Betit, Head of The Fletcher School, Charlotte, NC We’ve all had at least one of those student...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Book Review of "It's OK To Go Up The Slide" by Heather Shumaker »
Reviewed by Payton Hobbs, Head of Lower School, Ravenscroft School, Raleigh, NC When I finish reading a book, one of...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Book Review of "Millennials with Kids" »
Reviewed by Dr. Mary McPherson, Elementary School Principal, St. Martin’s Episcopal School, Atlanta, GA With one in f...
Thursday, December 15, 2016
2016 Reading Roundup »
Understanding Schooling Through the Eyes of Students by Joseph F. Murphy When we act on...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Book Review of "Creating Cultures of Learning" by Ron Ritchhart »
Reviewed by Lee Hark, Associate Head of School, Durham Academy, Durham, NC Among the more vexing trends in educat...

Fast Stats
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Fast Stats 2016: Comparing SAIS and NAIS Faculty Salaries »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: Octob...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
FastStats 2016: College Graduation Trends for Independent School Students »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: Apri...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
FastStats 2016: Heads of Schools »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: Marc...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
FastStats 2016: The Rising Cost of Independent School Tuition »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: Febr...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
FastStats 2015: Annual Funds »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: Dece...

Featured Schools
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Flint River Academy »
Flint River Academy in Woodbury, GA, boasts 200 students from its 3 year-old kindergarten program through 12 th grade. A...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Lake Mary Preparatory »
Lake Mary Preparatory School in Orlando, FL, has been educating students since 1999, and has found a wonderful place to ca...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Baylor School »
What it Takes to Lead Located in Chattanooga, TN, and established in 1893, Baylor School is a leading college prepar...
Thursday, December 15, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Ron Clark Academy »
Since 2007, the Ron Clark Academy, affectionately referred to as “RCA,” has been striving tirelessly to change the face of...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Asheville School »
This fall, Asheville School welcomed a record number of 289 students to campus on Opening Day. This marks the school's 10...

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
An Interview with Steve Robinson »
After eight years as president of SAIS, in July 2015 Dr. Steve Robinson took on a new role as the c anon for education for...
Monday, May 11, 2015
SAIS Interviews John Katzman On The New SAT »
There’s no shortage of talking points or arguments surrounding high stakes testing and the admissions process in higher ed...
Monday, November 24, 2014
An Interview with Al Calarco from the Center for Creative Leadership »
{HeadLines} November 2014, Vol. 2 By Sarah Stewart “Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reali...

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