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Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Senior Projects Put the ‘Cap’ on High School Careers »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS Certainly every independent school requires its seniors to fulfill academic or other goals: c...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Learning Under Mother Nature's Roof »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS   Many schools might consider free play or recess an optional activity. With a full day...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Book Review of "The Art of Coaching Teams" by Elena Aguilar »
Reviewed by Josh Lutkus, Dean of Students, Gaston Day School, Gastonia, NC “I am a member of a team, and I rely...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: The Master's Academy »
Central Florida Math Educators Practical Professional Development through Communication and Collaboration De...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Christian Heritage School »
Christian Heritage School, located in Dalton, GA, will be celebrating 30 years of providing an independent, Christ-center...

Blogs & Tweets of Note
Monday, March 02, 2015
Top Bloggers »
 SAIS Bloggers One of the best ways to stay current on the late...

Book Reviews
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Book Review of "Gratitude" by Oliver Sacks »
Reviewed by Lee Hark, A ssociate Head of School and Upper School Director, Durham Academy, Durham, NC When I was a k...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Book Review of "In Other Words" by Jhumpa Lahiri »
Reviewed by Leah Slawson, English Teacher, Trinity Presbyterian School, Montgomery, AL In Other Words, by Jh...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Book Review of "The Last Season" by Stuart Stevens »
Reviewed by Jay Watts, Assistant Director of Athletics, The Westminster Schools, Atlanta Few things are as iconic...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Book Review of "The Collapse of Parenting" by Leonard Sax, M.D., Ph.D. »
Reviewed by William Carroll, Head of The Westfield School, Perry, GA The Collapse of Parenting is a compelling an...
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
Book Review of "You Have A Brain" by Dr. Ben Carson »
Reviewed by Josh Lutkus, Dean of Students, Gaston Day School, Gastonia, NC I am not a big follower of politics, but I...

Fast Stats
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...
Monday, April 27, 2015
FastStats 2015: The Independent School Teacher »
By: Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN...

General Articles
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Graduation: A Time to Give Back »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS ‘Tis the season of giving, if you’re a high school senior, that is. With graduation approachi...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: The Lovett School and The Westminster Schools »
Dr. Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Atlanta 2.0: Urban Design Fellowship:  An academic collaborat...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Teacher Turnover Costs How Much?!?!?! »
By Damian Kavanagh, SAIS $7,500 per teacher – that’s what turnover costs you –  and this is a conservative est...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Double Dipping on College Credit »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS Entering college with a semester’s worth of college credits certainly gives new freshmen some...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: Carolina Friends School »
Carolina Friends School received the Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant in order to expand collaborations with are...

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...

Letters from the President
Monday, January 05, 2015
Letter from SAIS President Dr. Steve Robinson »
{Headlines} January, Vol. 1  Dear SAIS Member Schools,   Welcome back and happy 2015! I hope you had a re...
Monday, December 08, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
December 4, 2014: Letter from the President »
I hope you had a relaxing Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends. As the first semester comes to an end, the pace on...

Featured Schools
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Hammond School »
The fact that Hammond is the largest independent school in the Columbia, SC area comes as no surprise. First and foremost,...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Franklin Road Academy »
Franklin Road Academy is a pre-kindergarten through 12th grade coeducational independent school offering the unique combin...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
SAIS Featured School: The Epiphany School of Global Studies »
The Epiphany School of Global Studies is an independent, co-educational K-12 school located in the heart of New Bern, NC....
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Lee-Scott Academy »
Lee-Scott Academy in Auburn, AL, is a college preparatory school offering a quality education in an environment where stud...
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
SAIS Featured School: Hilton Head Preparatory School »
Hilton Head Preparatory School is a co-educational college preparatory independent school with approximately 400 students...

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