Generative Governance and Effective School Leadership

by Emory Latta November 9, 2018

Most schools have made the transition to governance in providing leadership and direction. Yet, even in schools that have made this transition, many continue to struggle to become strategically oriented and almost none advance to the level of vision-casting and mission-driven decision-making that Chait, Thomas and Taylor call Generative Governance. The purpose of this presentation […]

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Administration Classical Education Classical Schools Education Governance Leadership Strategic Planning

The Feasibility Study: It’s About More than Just the Money

by Jason Lewis June 16, 2016

The purpose of a campaign feasibility study is generally intended to provide an answer to the questions of whether or not an organization is ready to proceed with a capital campaign and the extent to which a campaign can be successful. More often than not, the organization’s leaders expect an affirmative response and a specific […]

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Capital Campaign Fundraising Strategic Planning

Crafting Purpose and Outcome Statements

by Walter Buckalew June 3, 2009

ISM’s approach to strategic planning: Viability-focused planning that is simultaneously conceptual and financial: This is an overview of both process and product.

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Classical Education Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning

by Walter Buckalew May 28, 2009

ISM’s approach to evaluation of faculty: Derived from ISM’s six-year research project into student performance, satisfaction and enthusiasm.

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Classical Education Faculty Strategic Planning