Events & Webinars

We offer an extensive calendar of events, webinars and training courses to help you succeed as an independent school enrollment leader.

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Upcoming Live Events

Financial Aid in the New Normal

December
 
1
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4:00pm - 5:00pm ET

Financial Aid in the New Normal

4:00pm - 5:00pm ET
December
 
1
Join us for a robust discussion with colleagues where we can share best practices, new ideas and provide support for each other as we navigate these unusual times.

Buckle Your Seatbelts: Navigating the Path to 2021-22

December
 
3
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5:30pm - 7:00pm ET

Buckle Your Seatbelts: Navigating the Path to 2021-22

5:30pm - 7:00pm ET
December
 
3
Join this two-part series webinar to gain important perspectives about the virus, the economy, and independent school industry considerations as we prepare for 2021-22.

Meet up for LGBTQ+ Enrollment Professionals

December
 
8
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6:00pm - 7:00pm ET

Meet up for LGBTQ+ Enrollment Professionals

6:00pm - 7:00pm ET
December
 
8
The hour will be used to connect and gather your thoughts about how EMA can best support LGBTQ+ professionals in independent schools.

Enneagram & Team Building for Private Schools: Discover Your Personality Type

December
 
8
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4:00 pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & Team Building for Private Schools: Discover Your Personality Type

4:00 pm - 5:00pm ET
December
 
8
You will discover your core Enneagram type and explore the key characteristics and traits of the 9 personality types.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Explore Motivations to Build a Better Team

December
 
11
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3:30pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Explore Motivations to Build a Better Team

3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
December
 
11
Concerned about morale and motivation? In this session, we will take a deep dive into the motivations, as well as the key characteristics and traits of the nine types.

Admission Professionals of Color (APoC) Affinity Space

December
 
16
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5:00pm - 6:00pm ET

Admission Professionals of Color (APoC) Affinity Space

5:00pm - 6:00pm ET
December
 
16
Hosted by EMA’s Admission Professionals of Color Committee (APoCC) and the Admission Leadership Council (ALC), this space has been created for Admission Professionals of Color.

EMA's Virtual Book Club

January
 
14
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1:00pm - 2:00pm ET

EMA's Virtual Book Club

1:00pm - 2:00pm ET
January
 
14
Looking for your next great read? Interested in learning and growing with your enrollment colleagues? Join us for a virtual book club at EMA!

Changes to your Admission Process this year

January
 
19
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11:00am - 12:00pm ET

Changes to your Admission Process this year

11:00am - 12:00pm ET
January
 
19
oin us for an opportunity to learn from one another, to share ideas and to hear how our peers are rethinking their admissions process in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Biases in Admission (Pre and Post COVID)

January
 
20
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4:00pm - 5:00pm ET

Biases in Admission (Pre and Post COVID)

4:00pm - 5:00pm ET
January
 
20
Biases, we all have them and they are everywhere including in our admission processes. We will identify them, explore them and learn how to minimize them.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Find Your “Wings” to Create a Better Balance

January
 
26
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3:30pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Find Your “Wings” to Create a Better Balance

3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
January
 
26
Need to lower stress and create better balance? In this session you will discover your “wings” and how to use them to balance your core type.

Onboarding New Students in a Virtual Setting

February
 
9
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1:00pm - 2:00pm ET

Onboarding New Students in a Virtual Setting

1:00pm - 2:00pm ET
February
 
9
How can you keep your onboarding activities authentic to your school's ethos and inspire an affinity for your school's unique experience when you can't have students join you in person?

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Navigate Stress & Get Your Mojo Back

February
 
26
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3:30pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Navigate Stress & Get Your Mojo Back

3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
February
 
26
If you are under stress, it is sometimes hard to operate at your best. You will uncover the Enneagram arrows that point to how you operate under stress and when feeling secure.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Communicate to Connect with Others

March
 
26
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3:30pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Communicate to Connect with Others

3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
March
 
26
You will learn about each type’s communication approach and style. This will help you navigate conversations, resolve conflict, manage projects more effectively with others.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Hit Your Peak Performance

April
 
27
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3:30pm - 5:00pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Hit Your Peak Performance

3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
April
 
27
Want to hit peak performance? You will learn about the levels of health for each type and develop new insights into how you can perform at your very best.

On-Demand Training Courses

Reframing and Leading Diversity Through and Post-COVID-19 (Spring Semester)

This session will contain both live and recorded lessons, focusing on the topic of reframing and leading diversity through and post - COVID-19. Enrollment is open until May 31, 2021. Course content will be available after the enrollment deadline for anyone who has purchased the course.

Financial Aid Certificate Course (Winter Semester)

The goal of this course is to provide information for anyone tasked with financial aid strategy and implementation. Enrollment is open until February 28, 2021. Course content will be available after the enrollment deadline for anyone who has purchased the course.

Reducing Bias in the Admissions Process (Winter Semester)

The goal of this course is to reduce bias by building better interview questions and rating scales, best practices for assessment, and file reading. Enrollment is open until February 28, 2021. Course content will be available after the enrollment deadline for anyone who has purchased the course.

AC Post-Con: Digital Marketing

October 28
Due to its popularity this past summer, we are reissuing this hybrid course. This certificate course is for individuals or teams tasked with digital marketing strategy and implementation.

Character Skills Snapshot: Making the Snapshot Work for You

On-going
Join us to learn more about The Character Skills Snapshot. You'll learn about how the assessment works, explore how to integrate it into your process, and take a trial assessment yourself. Earn a certificate for completion of this course!

International Schools: Rethinking Admission Due to COVID-19

Rethinking Admission Due to COVID-19 an updated verison of our popular course redesigned specifically for international schools.

Recorded Webinars

Can't attend a live event? Check out our recorded webinars.

EMA Annual Conference 2020

EMA hosted its first digital Annual Conference! If you missed it or would like to access information from the conference again, including recordings and other great information, check out AC20 On-Demand.

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EMA events help you Yield Your Best.

Connect in Person.

Attend exclusive events and trainings, and receive discounts to the EMA Annual Conference, the largest independent school enrollment management conference in the country.

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Enhance Your Skill Set.

EMA’s professional development programs not only help you discover new ways to solve the daily problems you face, but also ensure you’re constantly building your own portfolio of skills.

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Build Stronger Networks.

Connect with a community of peers, gain insights from others in your network, and access specialized thought-leader articles and resources.

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