Kling @ NAIS 2020

Workshops, Alumni Reception, & More
Klingenstein Events at NAIS 2020 with conference logo

Join us for these events at NAIS Annual Conference 2020 in Philly

  • Klingenstein Seminar Series - Wednesday, February 26, 1:00-4:00 pm
    "Data Use as a Window and Mirror: The Call for Data-Driven, Evidence-Based Leadership in Independent Schools"  

    Explore the value and practice of data-informed leadership in this hands-on seminar with Dr. Kenneth Graves. Leaders and teachers in Independent schools are often tasked with the incredible responsibility of cultivating excellent and equitable schools. While this can be a rewarding feat, the work of instructional improvement can also feel haphazard, inconsequential, and just plain difficult to plan, implement, and sustain year after year. Recently, educators have embraced data-driven and evidence-based leadership as a window and mirror to help them understand what works in their schools. In this hands-on seminar, participants will explore the principles of data-driven leadership and participate in a hands-on simulation of an evidence-based, data-informed improvement process in structured leadership teams. Participants will also consider the ethical implications of data use in schools and reflect on how data-informed leadership can also serve as a window and mirror as Independent school leaders interrogate and challenge inequality in elite spaces. Do not worry - no math or statistics is required!
    A ticket is required ($25) and can be purchased as part of the NAIS Annual Conference registration.
  • Klingenstein Alumni Reception - Thursday, February 27, 6:00-8:00 pm.  
    Please join us for our annual alumni reception on Thursday evening at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. RSVP today
  • Visit Us in the NAIS Expo - Thursday and Friday, Expo Hours, Booth #1323 
    Stop by booth #1323 (near the Headshot Lounge) to connect with fellow alumni, get updates and learn about new programs, introduce a colleague to Klingenstein, and participate in a design thinking project to inform our future.
  • Attend Alumni Workshops - Wednesday-Friday 
    Check out our list of alumni presentations and plan your conference schedule!

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