Events Overview

If you are coming from a non-sponsoring school, a small participation fee may apply for some of our events.

AFFINITY SEMINAR
This event is intended for all faculty, staff, and administrators of independent schools.

Authors and national speakers, Dr. Steven Jones, Dr. Shelly Tochluk, and Jason David will lead high-powered engaging affinity group discussions. Tools and strategies will be shared to further support diversity and greater inclusion within your school community.

PARENT VOICES
This event is intended for all parents, faculty, staff, and administrators in independent schools.

Parents from various independent schools will share their experiences as well as their interests in partnering with our schools in meaningful ways.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
This event is intended for all faculty, staff, and administrators of independent schools.

Each year a prominent speaker(s)/presenter(s) will address the faculty, staff, and administrators of independent schools on the value of inclusion, diversity, social justice, and/or issues of class, and multiculturalism. Lunch is provided for participants.

RETHINKING DIVERSITY
This event is intended for all parents, faculty, staff, administrators, and students in independent schools.

Each year a prominent speaker or thought leader will address independent school community members on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion from a different perspective or lens.

STUDENT VOICES
This event is intended for all parents, faculty, staff, administrators, and students in independent schools.

A panel of students from various independent schools that recently participated in the NAIS Student Diversity Leadership Conference will share candidly their experiences.