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April 2020

COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat: How the Board Can Support Fundraising During the COVID-19 Crisis

April 28, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join your fellow Board Chairs for a conversation on how Trustees can play an important role in donor relations and fundraising efforts during this crisis. Fundraising experts, Rob Bull and Kate Luke of The Compass Group, will join us for this conversation and lend their guidance and expertise.

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May 2020

COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat: Contingency Planning for Fall 2020

May 1, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In light of the uncertain trajectory of the COVID-19 crisis, boards need to insure that their school is prepared for various scenarios in the fall. Join your fellow board chairs in discussing what contingney plans should be deliberated in preparation for fall 2020. Guest facilitators are John Farber and his fellow partners from RG175.

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COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat: Executing Board Oversight Responsibilities

May 7, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Effective governance during a crisis is challenging. Boards are often criticized for not doing enough or being in the weeds. Are you clear about your responsibilities and where decision making lies during this crisis? Join your fellow board chairs in discussing how you are navigating your goverance responsibilities and providing oversight on health and safety and legal risk. Guest facilitator, David Wolowitz, McLane Middleton

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ISCA Webinar Series: Sustainability – The Board’s Critical Strategic Decision

May 14, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Sustainability is a term that is often misunderstood and misapplied to an independent school.  In this webinar, Terry Moore will help us understand that long-term sustainability is based upon decisions and choices that the Board makes.  Further, we will look at ISM's research-based Stability Markers so that you will be well-prepared to help your Board make sound decisions that keep long-term sustainability at the forefront. Presented by Terry Moore, Executive Consultant, Independent School Management  

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New Board Chair Group Call

May 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

If you are a new board chair in the '19 - '20 year and ISCA member, please join us for this group call that is designed to provide peer networking and support to first time board chairs.  Experienced ISCA board chairs will help facilitate the call.

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COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat

May 28, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chats are facilitated conversations that provide an opportunity for ISCA Board Chairs to share information, ask questions and receive support during these challenging circumstances.  

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June 2020

ISCA Webinar Series: Enduring in Spite of Calamity – Making Time for the Work that Matters!

June 9, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Numerous agencies estimate that as many as 15% of America's private schools are operating on the fiscal edge of viability.  How can Boards free up as much as 40% of their meeting to focus on the issues that really matter?  It sounds like a pipe dream, but research has proven that it's possible.  In this webinar, we will discuss the importance of creating an inclusive environment for make-or-break conversations, what steps boards need to take, and what actions will keep…

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COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat

June 11, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chats are facilitated conversations that provide an opportunity for ISCA Board Chairs to share information, ask questions and receive support during these challenging circumstances.  

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COVID-19 ISCA Chair Chat: Value Proposition and Tuition

June 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How should boards approach the issue of tuition reimbursements, partial refunds, discounted tuition in the context of the school's value proposition, and uncertainty of fall enrollment? How do you assess potential long term impacts of short term tuition policy decisions?  Once decisions are made, how should a communication strategy be crafted?  What is the board’s role in making and supporting these decisions? Join us for this conversation facilitated by ISCA member Georgy Ann Peluchiwiski, Former Chair of Latin School of…

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July 2020

ISCA Chair Chat on DEI: Governance Responsibilities of DEI

July 7, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

ISCA Chair Chats are facilitated conversations with ISCA board chairs to share information and find support in our peer network. This DEI Chair Chat is the first in a series that begins with a discussion on the foundational responsibilities for boards to engage in DEI work and the guiding principles to create a structure to have board conversations that shape school policy and culture. Guest facilitator: Alison Park, Blink Consulting

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