SAIS produces a monthly e-newsletter, Signals, as a service to our membership. Browse the archives below to view past issues (formerly HeadLines) and articles. To sign up for SAIS e-newsletters, create an account (see the My Account menu), or use the following form if you are not with an independent school.


2024 E-newsletters

May 2, 2024
Headlines: Letter From SAIS Trustee Doreen Kelly, The Head’s Transition, Fast Stats: Essential Questions, SAIS Appoints Director of Brand & Communications, Summer Reading List, Administrative Leadership Institute, Summer Conference, Upcoming Events

April 4, 2024
Headlines: Letter From SAIS Trustee Jackie Westerfield, School Stories: A Journey of Transformation at Carolina Day School, Counseling Professionals Survey Results, Wellness Resources, Embracing Continuous Enrollment: Overcoming Challenges & Maximizing Benefits, Summer Conference, 2025 SAIS Board of Trustees Nominations, Upcoming Events

March 7, 2024
Headlines: Letter From Former SAIS Trustee Jeff Mitchell, Effective Faculty Orientation & Mentoring, The Head of School Interview, Adding Up, Resources for Recruitment & Retention, SAIS Career Center, Institute for Heads, Upcoming Events

February 8, 2024
Headlines: Letter From SAIS Trustee Autumn Graves, Welcome New SAIS Board Members, Supporting & Retaining Talent, We Need to Talk: Preparing for Difficult Conversations, Navigating Financial Success & Mission Alignment, SAIS + MISBO + ST @ NAIS Reception, New & Aspiring Leaders Institute, Upcoming Events

January 11, 2024
Headlines: Letter From SAIS Trustee Stuart Gulley, Campaign Readiness: Is Your School Prepared?, Resources for Identifying and Supporting Executive Function Skills in the Classroom, Introducing the New SAIS Member Compass, Traveling Our Pathways of Diversity, SAIS DEI Institute, SAIS Advancement Institute, Upcoming Events