Fast Facts About ADVIS:
Over 130 Member Schools in the tri-state, 13 county Greater Delaware Valley region…
Educate nearly 50,000 students in pre-kindergarten through high school; 25.2% students of color
Employ over 11,000 faculty, administrators, and staff
Award nearly $205,000,000 in need based financial aid to 35% of students
Represent more than 430,000 alumni
Collectively have an annual operating budget greater than one billion dollars!
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Aug. 1-26, 2016
Introduction to Blended Learning ~ ONLINE 
Aug. 1-26, 2016  Introduction to Teaching Online ~ ONLINE 
Aug. 17-Dec. 14
Coaching Your Team - A Mentoring Cohort for Independent School Administrators ~ AIM Academy
ADVIS Members Only. Registration is closed - AT CAPACITY
Aug. 25, 2016 MCRC@ADVIS Cultural Competency Institute for Educators ~ The Episcopal Academy 
Sep. 14-17, 2016  SSATB 2016 - Yield Your Best - Annual Meeting ~ Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore, MD. 
ADVIS Members receive SSATB Member rates!
Sep. 16, 2016
Trusteeship 101/201 with John Littleford ~ Valley Forge Military Academy
Sep. 23, 2016
If Content is King - Video is the Key to the Kingdom ~ La Salle College High School
Sep. 30, 2016 Alumni Director Retreat - Engagement Leads to Giving ~ Friends Central School
Oct. 4, 2016
Navigating Today’s School Development Programs Toward Greater Success ~ Archmere Academy
Oct. 5, 2016 Delaware Heads' Dinner Meeting with Marc T. Frankel ~ Wilmington Friends School
Oct. 13, 2016 2016 State of the Independent School Admission Industry ~ The Agnes Irwin School
Oct. 14, 2016 MCRC@ADVIS Critical Conversations "The Art of the Possible: Overcoming Adversity" (for MS and US students) ~ Delaware County Christian School
Oct. 17, 2016  "Gift Lift" Prospect Identification & Matching Fund Service ~ ONLINE
(Free webinar for ADVIS Members)
Oct. 19, 2016 Emergency Alert: First Response to Allegations of Abuse, Past or Present ~ The Baldwin School (Simpson Center)
Oct. 25, 2016 Networking Breakfast for School Counselors/Psychologists ~ Montgomery School
Nov. 10, 2016 Annual Trustee Conference ~ The Haverford School
Nov. 11, 2016 Leading Significant & Meaningful Change ~ Benchmark School
  • Attracting and Retaining Students, Faculty and Staff of Color
  • Leading Change for Innovative and Transformative Teaching and Learning
Nov. 15, 2016 Blending Leadership ~ Malvern Preparatory School
Dec. 1, 2016 Teacher Evaluations and Student Assessments - Getting it Right ~ Church Farm School
Jan. 17, 2017 MCRC@ADVIS Beyond the Binary: Exploring Gender Identity & Sexuality in Independent Schools ~ Springfield Country Club
Jan. 19, 2017 A Conversation with Heather Hoerle: The State of Independent School Enrollment ~ Springfield Country Club
Feb. 6, 2017  Development Retreat with Kathy Hanson & Rachel Connell, Marts & Lundy ~ AIM Academy
Feb. 17, 2017 ADVIS TechCamp and UnConference: The Future of Learning ~ Germantown Academy
Feb. 23, 2017 Preparing Now for Life After College ~ The Agnes Irwin School
Mar. 8, 2017 Making Mental Health a Priority in Schools ~ West Chester University Graduate Center
Apr. 12, 2017 Board Chair/Clerk & Head of School Dinner & Dialogue ~ The Episcopal Academy
Presentation of 2017 ADVIS Visionary Service Award to Patrick F. Bassett
Apr. 21, 2017 Emotional Intelligence for School Leaders ~ Penn State Great Valley Conference Center
Apr. 24, 2017  Enrollment Management Retreat ~ George School
Apr. 28, 2017  MCRC@ADVIS Presents "I'm Not Racist...Am I?" - A film produced by André Robert Lee ~ Penn State Great Valley Conference Center
Jun. 10, 2017 New Board Chair/Clerk Orientation ~ The Shipley School
Jun. 26-30, 2017 ADVIS-Penn Summer Leadership Institute
For more information about any of the following events, and to register online, click on the event name. All programs are free of charge for member schools unless otherwise noted. Registration opens approximately 6-8 weeks prior to program.
Aug. 16-Dec. 13  Coaching Your Team - Mentoring Cohort ~ AIM Academy
Aug. 25, 2017
Cheryl Irving Cultural Competency Institute ~ The Episcopal Academy
Sep. 2017-Jun. 2019  ADVIS Marketing and Communications Cohort 
Sep. 29, 2017  Trusteeship 101/201/301 with Patrick F. Bassett ~ AIM Academy
Oct. 6, 2017  MCRC@ADVIS Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Conference
Featuring Mahzarin Banaji, Author of Blind Spot: Hidden Biases of Good People
Use this as your school's In-Service
This Google calendar lists professional development events hosted by ADVIS and various ADVIS schools intended to promote the growth of trustees and administrators alike. To subscribe to an ADVIS Event calendar, simply click on the  icon in the lower right-hand corner of the calendar above. Please note there are two event calendars: ADVIS Events are in TEAL and the programs of interest from our member schools are in RED. 
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