***2018 ACIS LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE***
Shaping a Culture of Innovation & Engagement
October 11-12, 2018 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa, CO
For independent school heads, trustees, & administrators – Annual independent school governance conference. Select from three registration options: Full Conference, Friday Only (ACIS School Staff Only), or Thurs. Dinner & Keynote Only:
FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION, or

FRIDAY ONLY (for ACIS school staff only), or

THURSDAY DINNER & KEYNOTE ONLY


****AUGUST 2018*****
Reasoning, Rigor, & Results – Greg Tang
August 17, 2018 8:30am–3:30pm at Aspen Academy.
PD for MATH Educators – This workshop explores exemplary teaching methods & cleverly-designed problems that encourage students to struggle, reason, persevere, & grow. Cost: $140/person. (45 seats available as of May 4th). Details & Registration: Contact Katie Becker at katie.becker@aspenacademy.org or 303.346.3500 x112



***OCTOBER 2018***
K-12 Purpose Summit Oct 4-7, Chautauqua, Boulder, CO For admin. & educational leaders - Working in small groups w/the goal of returning home w/tangible work products in order to implement purpose learning at your school, participants will look at purpose curriculum for global, experiential/service learning, and advisory programs; as well as an integrated part of core learning across the K-12 curriculum. Details & sign up: Details & sign up or email shayna@worldleadershipschool.com

2018 STAMP & CIRCLE Conference at History Colorado Center, Denver, CO
October 12, 2018 – STAMP conference
October 13, 2018 – CIRCLE conference

Details & Registration


***NOVEMBER 2018***
ACIS Parent Association Leader Workshop
Thurs., Nov. 29 2018 at St. Mary's Academy, Englewood, CO.
This interactive workshop introduces principles of good practice that have successfully guided parent associations all over the country. A case study approach will illuminate common challenges & identify practical solutions. Small group discussions over lunch will allow participants to make connections w/parent leaders in other schools. Details & Registration


***DECEMBER 2018***
Out of Bounds: Evaluating & Setting Appropriate Boundaries for School Professionals A PD Symposium for ACIS Member Schools - facilitated by Katie Koestner of Campus Outreach Services (COS)
at St. Mary’s Academy, Denver, CO December 7, 2018. Join school professionals to learn about setting appropriate boundaries w/students. Designed for teams of educators, these workshops prepare you to help improve child protection efforts at your school. Each 2-hr. workshop will train a different group of educators, depending on the grade level or program design for the students they teach:
9:30 -11:30 am: Grades 9-12 Faculty, Coaches, Admins & Staff
12:00 – 2:00 pm: Grades 6-9 Faculty, Coaches, Admins & Staff
12:30- 4:00 pm: Grades PK-5 Faculty, Coaches, Admins & Staff
5:00 – 7:00 pm: Boarding School Faculty, Coaches, Admins & Staff

Details & Registration.
Space is limited!. Sign up early! Contact Katie Koestner at 866-966-9013 or Katie.koestner@campusoutreachservices.com with any questions.



***JANUARY 2019***
CALL FOR PROPOSALS FROM PRESENTERS AT THE 12th Annual Educating Children of Color Summit - "BUILDING BRIDGES"
Jan. 19, 2019 8AM–5PM at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO.
Summit is for parents, 8th grade & above students & teachers: Mission – to dismantle the cradle-to-prison pipeline for children of color & children in poverty through education. Click here to submit your presenter proposal.