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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Putting the A in STEAM »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS Some will argue that art has always been part of science, technology, engineering, and math...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Book Review of "Screenwise" by Devorah Heitner »
Reviewed by Philip Cummings, 6th Grade Reading Teacher, Presbyterian Day School, Memphis, TN Let’s face it. Screens...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
FastStats 2017: Admissions Trends »
By: Dr. Jeffrey Mitchell, Head of School, Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN Published: A...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: Mount Vernon Presbyterian School and Second Baptist School »
Project Radix By Nadine Sally Saab, Second Baptist School, Houston, TX   Executive Summary Th...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Palisades Episcopal School »
Palisades Episcopal School, Charlotte, NC – Celebrating 10 years! Be Inspired. Be Challenged. Be Active. Be Known....

General Articles
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Let the Games Begin »
By Christina Mimms, SAIS Shaking up the regular school routine benefits students and faculty alike: a non-uniform day...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Q&A with Deans of Students »
SAIS recently surveyed deans of students to find out more about their work in schools. Some wear multiple hats as dean/tea...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Ready or not? Stanford researchers weigh in on kindergarten preparedness »
By Carrie Spector, Executive Editor, Stanford Benefactor, Stanford University, Stanford, CA Faculty explore ways to...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
From Science Students to Scientists »
By Barbara Kennedy, Director of External Affairs, Baylor School, Chattanooga, TN   Even before the announce...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Stephen P. Robinson Collaboration Grant Report: Canterbury School »
By Nicole Schutt, Curriculum and Assessment Coordinator, Canterbury School, Greensboro, NC According to Georget...

Book Reviews
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Book Review of "Leadership for Green Schools" »
Reviewed by Matthew Bruner, principal of lower school at Lee-Scott Academy, Auburn, AL Forget what you thought about...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Book Review of "Grit" by Angela Duckworth »
Reviewed by Ellen Smalley, K-6 athletic director and teacher at The Randolph School, Huntsville, AL In 2009, I was...
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 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...

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
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
SAIS Featured School: Trinity School »
Trinity School in Atlanta, GA, was established in 1951, and everything we do is designed to help students ages three throu...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
SAIS Featured School: St. Andrew's-Sewanee School »
St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School in Sewanee, TN, is a private, coeducational, Episcopal, boarding and day college preparatory s...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
SAIS Featured School: The Covenant School »
In the landscape of excellent independent schools in the Nashville, TN, area, The Covenant School stands as a small and...
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 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...

Interviews
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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Institute for Heads
June 27-30, 2017 | Palm Beach, FL
Engaging, energizing, and nurturing retreat for heads and spouses on the challenges of headship.

Dean of Students Symposium
June 19-21, 2017 | Savannah, GA
Learn best practices, share ideas with colleagues in your role, and leave with tools to help you in your work. More information coming soon!

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Survey Center
SAIS offers a variety of value narrative surveys to its member schools.

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