Governance

Charting an Uncharted Future

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Professional Leadership, Coronavirus, Governance
In a recent episode of the podcast On Point, Margaret Heffernan speaks about her latest book, Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future

The Not So Secret Ingredient to Jewish Day School Board Leadership

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Governance
I recently had the pleasure of sitting down for a conversation (virtually, of course) with Rabba Daniella Pressner, head of school at

Flexibility in Action

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Coronavirus, Governance
By Lise Applebaum It all started with the fires. Last fall, Los Angeles was ablaze with fires spreading perilously close to Milken

Assuming Board Leadership Amidst A Pandemic

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Coronavirus, Governance
By Jonathan Weiss In July, I had the fortune of assuming the role of President of the Board for Hillel Torah, a

Ingredients for Effective Feedback

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Governance
In his TED talk, Rory Vaden talks about the idea of how to multiply your time. One of the most valuable takeaways

Committee, Structure, and Composition

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Governance
Photo by Stefany Andrade on Unsplash Forming committees on a board is more of an art than a science. There are few

Dare to: breathe, enjoy, learn, and explore

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Governance
By Jordan Silvestri Dean of Students at the Ramaz Lower School Over the past few days, I have been exposed to some

Violence and Holiness

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Professional Leadership, Teaching and Learning, Governance
Cross-Posted from Chadds Ford Live “‘Should,’ ‘have to,’ and ‘must’ are among the most violent words in the English language because they

Burning Questions Panel

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Governance
How can we get our Board to fundraise? How do we get grandparents involved in a non-threatening way? How can we recruit

Getting Started with Head of School Support and Evaluation

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Governance, Human Resources
Why do you need a Head of School Support and Evaluation Committee (HOSSEC)? The head of school is the only employee of

7 Pitfalls of Searching for a New Head of School

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Professional Leadership, Governance
by Rabbi Maccabee Avishur I was recently on a call with the board president of a Jewish school who is considering conducting