Category Archives: General Session Speakers

The Daily Find: March 21, 2011

NAISAC11 Back from spring break and catching up on blogs and events from the community. The Daily Find is a feature of the NAIS Annual Conference Online Community which serves to support conversations related to the purpose of independent schools … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: March 9, 2011

NAISAC11 Disrupting the Old Discourse- Final Installment The first formal blended session at the NAIS Annual Conference will present the final segment of their program Thursday March 10th starting at 8pm EST. This interactive online session will be facilitated by … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: March 6, 2011

NAISAC11 Disrupting the Old Discourse Continues… The first formal blended session in an NAIS Annual Conference continues online- Disrupting the Discourse. The first interactive online session was held last Thursday where Larry Kahn, Susan Davis and Chris Bigenho looked at … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: March 3, 2011

NAISAC11 Disrupting the Discourse- Online Follow-up Session 2 Tonight Join us tonight for part two of Disrupt the Discourse. This started in D.C. with a one hour workshop and continues online tonight for part 2 of 3 with an interactive … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: March 1, 2011

NAISAC11 Join us for the Online Session: Disrupting the Discourse Welcome to an NAIS first. This year, one session at the 2011 NAIS conference was scheduled as a BLENDED SESSION. This means that the workshop started in D.C.  with a … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: February 27, 2011

NAISAC11 The speakers are finished, the workshops are done. Now is the time to reflect on the past three days. What were the Big Ideas that will move your school forward? The following is a Challenge to the Online Community. … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: February 24, 2011

NAISAC11 Opening General Session- Sheena Iyengar This morning we were all treated to a wonderful presentation by Sheena Lyengar looking at the Art of Choosing. There were many wonderful moments. Below you will see several…[MORE] NAIS and iTunes U- Demetri … Continue reading

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Opening General Session- Sheena Iyengar

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Sheena Iyengar The Art of Choosing This morning we were all treated to a wonderful presentation by Sheena Lyengar looking at the Art of Choosing. There were many wonderful moments. Below you will see several artifacts left behind because Sheena … Continue reading

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The Daily Find: February 13, 2011

NAISAC11 2011 Annual Conference is just around the corner We are now 10 days from the start of the NAIS 2011 Annual Conference. Are you ready? Take a look around this community and see what your peers are writing about … Continue reading

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Geoffrey Canada

Friday, February 25, 3:00-4:30 Creating Success for All Children Passionate author and advocate for education reform, Geoffrey Canada is president and CEO of Harlem Children’s Zone, Inc. (HCZ), which The New York Times Magazine called “one of the most ambitious social … Continue reading

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