ISCA Weekly Chair Post
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What's New?
January 16, 2020


New Resource Book Available:
"Better Boards, Better Schools"

A new resource, published by Independent School Management, is now available to provide guidance to independent school boards. "Better Boards, Better Schools - The ISM Guide for Private School Trusteeship and Strategic Governance," was published in 2019. ISM states that the book's guidance is based on more than 40 years of experience working with boards of hundreds of private schools.

The chapters include some topics you would expect like, The Role of the Trustee, Recruiting and Orienting Board Members, Board Committees, Board-Head Relationships, but also includes some unique and interesting topics such as Understanding Private School Finances, ISM Success Predictors, and Purpose and Outcome Statements.

This publication can be ordered online through the ISM website. For non-ISM member schools, the cost is a reasonable $35.95.

To read more about 'Better Boards, Better Schools"




Last Call to Register For January 21st Webinar:
"The Board's Fiduciary Responsibilities for the
Head of School Compensation Package"
Presented by Hugh Mallon, President, Executive Compensation Concepts




Weekly Chair Post written and compiled by
Bethany Di Napoli, ISCA Executive Director

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