There has been a significant increase of international students studying in the United States in primary or secondary school programs over the past ten years. There has been a parallel increase in schools that have recently started or will soon begin international student programs. This webinar will discuss several considerations for schools when building structures to support and ensure international student success. Participants will leave with a set of discussion questions they should consider at the administrative and board levels, additional logistics, structures and staffing needs international students might require, and how a student focused perspective might change your school more than you originally thought. This issue is key for both young international student programs and schools with long established programs, all are welcome to join the discussion.
This webinar is part of the NAIS Global Ambassadors Advisory Working Group series for 2016-2017.
Past Webinar Recordings:
Access recordings and resources from this year's lineup of online professional development events.
Access past webinars on a wide range of topics, including inclusive hiring practices, sexual assault and welcoming international students.
Access the NAIS series of webinars that cover legal topics impacting independent schools.
Other Online Learning Resources:
Data and Analysis for School Leadership (DASL)
Throughout the year, NAIS offers webinars to help you make the most of DASL, from tips for data entry to benchmarking and comparison groups. These webinars allow you can get your questions answered right away so you can use your data in decision-making.
Registration for each DASL webinar is available through the DASL homepage, and is open to all DASL users (NAIS membership not required). Recordings of past webinars are available on NAIS's YouTube channel.
SSS by NAIS (for SSS subscribers)
Throughout the year, SSS by NAIS offers a free webinar series for SSS subscribers devoted to financial aid practice, policy, and communications. Each session is recorded for on-demand viewing and located within the SSS School Portal. Just log in and click on the "Home" tab.
Article Date: 10/20/2016