Heads of independent schools face a range of critical challenges, including how to ensure financial sustainability, enhance fundraising and alumni engagement, balance academic rigor and student wellness, and optimize faculty recruitment and professional development. EAB’s first research program for pre-K to 12 schools provides best strategies and innovative solutions to help you meet these challenges.
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With annual tuition growth significantly outpacing inflation and financial aid while competition from homeschooling and charter schools increases, heads of independent schools are concerned about the financial future of their schools. At the same time, heads face new challenges in school management, including growing problems with student stress and an increasingly competitive labor market for teachers. EAB will provide heads with strategies, best practices, and tools for addressing these strategic and operational challenges.
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Pete Talbot is a managing director with EAB. Prior to joining the Independent School Executive Forum, Mr. Talbot worked for an educational non-profit called the Close Up Foundation, whose mission is to promote more active and informed citizenship. In this capacity, Mr. Talbot served as a curriculum designer and trainer working with students and teachers from across the United States and the world.
Erin Rehel is a practice manager with EAB and the program lead for the Independent School Executive Forum. In this capacity, Dr. Rehel leads best practice research on topics of importance to independent school leaders, including financial sustainability, advancement excellence, and enrollment management. More
Find out how crowdfunding initiatives have fared over the last few year's and whether your institution should consider implementing one. More
Sexual violence on campus is a multifaceted problem that requires a nuanced solution. Our two recent reports on the topic offer a holistic approach to sexual violence prevention, combining long-term student education with effective institutional structures to create a safer campus. More
In order to gain an advantage in the bidding war for talent, institutions need to improve their recruiting efforts if they are going to successfully attract high-quality fundraisers. The first step in successfully filling an MGO vacancy is adequately preparing before one occurs. More
Access 200 individual alternative revenue ideas to identify additional revenue streams suitable to your institution's local culture and physical assets. More
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