Professional Learning Calendar

2022 In-Person Events

Academic Support Conference
January 23-25, 2022 | Charlotte, NC (Sheraton)

Classroom teachers, learning specialists, and directors of academic support are all invited to learn together about the latest research, curriculum, instructional strategies, and best practices for supporting all learners in an independent school. 
DEI Institute
January 25-27, 2022 | Charlotte, NC (Sheraton)

Best practices and strategic discussions for both experienced practitioners and those new to the role. 
Capital Campaigns: An Immersive Workshop
January 26-28, 2022 | Charlotte, NC (Sheraton)

Build your campaign knowledge base while learning how to manage challenges specific to independent school fundraising.
Institute for Athletic Directors
January 26-28, 2022 | Charlotte, NC (Sheraton)

Explore leadership, communications, and best practices unique to the culture of an independent school athletic department. 
Board/Head Partnership Institute
April 4-5, 2022 | Chattanooga, TN (Westin)
Fundamentals Conference
April 4-6, 2022 | Chattanooga, TN (Westin)
Administrative Leadership Institute
June 13-15, 2022 | TBD


Practical techniques and real-life solutions for independent school administrators from Rob Evans and Michael Thompson.
Institute for Administrative Assistants
June 15-17, 2022 | TBD


Discover practical strategies and resources for supporting an independent school administrator, division, or department. 
Institute for Heads
June 21-24, 2022 | Chatt Hills, GA (Serenbe)

Retreat for heads and spouses led by Rob Evans and Michael Thompson.
Summer Conference
June 27-30, 2022 | Atlanta, GA


Connect with regional peers, learn from experts, and develop new skills as we focus on the environment, experiences, and programming vital to the growth of all students. 
Institute for New Teachers
-Atlanta, GA | July 12-14, 2022
-Charlotte, NC | July 19-21, 2022
-Nashville, TN | July 26-28, 2022


This interactive experience will equip new teachers with the skills and understanding to guide and support their early years
Board/Head Workshop
October 23, 2022 | Nashville, TN (Franklin Marriott Cool Springs)


An opportunity for heads and board members to strengthen collaboration on current challenges, identify common goals, and strategically plan for the success of the school.
Annual Conference
October 23-25, 2022 | Nashville, TN (Franklin Marriott Cool Springs)


Attend sessions that fill in gaps in your experience, converse with leaders from schools with a similar size and budget, and learn new strategies for success from top-notch speakers.
2022 DATES & LOCATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

2023 In-Person Events

Academic Support Conference
Jan-Feb 2023 Date TBD | Nashville, TN
DEI Institute
Jan-Feb 2023 Date TBD | Nashville, TN
Institute for Athletic Directors
Jan-Feb 2023 Date TBD | Nashville, TN
Fundamentals Conference
April 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Women’s Leadership Institute
April 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Institute for Heads
June 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Administrative Leadership Institute
June 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Institute for Administrative Assistants
June 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Summer Conference
June 2023 Date TBD | Location TBD
Institute for New Teachers
July 2023 Dates TBD
-Atlanta, GA
-Charlotte, NC
-Nashville, TN
Board/Head Workshop
October 22, 2023 | Atlanta, GA
Annual Conference
October 22-24, 2023 | Atlanta, GA
2023 DATES & LOCATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Annual Conference

  • October 23-25, 2022 | Nashville, TN
  • October 22-24, 2023 | Atlanta, GA
  • October 20-22, 2024 | Charlotte, NC