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

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

Feb
 
26
 
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3:30pm - 4:30pm ET

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

3:30pm - 4:30pm ET
February
 
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.

North American Share-Out

Mar
 
3
 
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4:00pm ET - 5:00pm ET

North American Share-Out

4:00pm ET - 5:00pm ET
March
 
3
Please join us for a drop-in discussion group. We may have occasional guests and other times leave open this time to connect and learn with and from each other!

The Ride to Independent Schools 2020

Mar
 
4
 
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2:00pm ET - 3:00pm ET

The Ride to Independent Schools 2020

2:00pm ET - 3:00pm ET
March
 
4
Join us for this actionable webinar for insights and perspectives from 3,000 surveyed independent school families.

Support & Services Office Hours for EMA Members

Mar
 
5
 
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12:00pm ET - 1:00pm ET

Support & Services Office Hours for EMA Members

12:00pm ET - 1:00pm ET
March
 
5
EMA's ALC Faculty are hosting Office Hours for EMA membership to come and talk through any concerns, challenges, or questions. Join us for a time to connect and network.

Global Admission Discussion Group

Mar
 
10
 
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3:00am ET - 4:00am ET

Global Admission Discussion Group

3:00am ET - 4:00am ET
March
 
10
Join us each month to network with enrollment professionals across the globe and discuss timely admission issues with our EMA hosts!

Retention Symposium

Mar
 
23
 
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11:00am - 4:00pm ET

Retention Symposium

11:00am - 4:00pm ET
March
 
23
Do you need every-day tactics to inform how your faculty and advisors reach out to families or big picture templates for tracking a large number of families and their concerns? Join us!

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Communicate to Connect with Others

Mar
 
26
 
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3:30pm - 4:30pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Communicate to Connect with Others

3:30pm - 4:30pm 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

Apr
 
13
 
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3:30pm -4:30pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Hit Your Peak Performance

3:30pm -4:30pm ET
April
 
13
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.

The Essential Partnership: Your CFO and Financial Aid Officer

Apr
 
19
 
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1:00pm ET - 2:00pm ET

The Essential Partnership: Your CFO and Financial Aid Officer

1:00pm ET - 2:00pm ET
April
 
19
Join the conversation as we discuss the importance of the relationship between your business office and enrollment office.

WEST - ALC Regional Seminar

Apr
 
27
 
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WEST - ALC Regional Seminar

April
 
27
SAVE THE DATE! Join us as we take a deep dive and explore DEI work as a moral and strategic market imperative. Learn why DEI can no longer be just a value add at your school.

SOUTH - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
5
 
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SOUTH - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
5
SAVE THE DATE! Join us as we take a deep dive and explore DEI work as a moral and strategic market imperative. Learn why DEI can no longer be just a value add at your school.

MID-WEST - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
18
 
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MID-WEST - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
18
SAVE THE DATE! Join us as we take a deep dive and explore DEI work as a moral and strategic market imperative. Learn why DEI can no longer be just a value add at your school.

NORTH - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
26
 
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NORTH - ALC Regional Seminar

May
 
26
SAVE THE DATE! Join us as we take a deep dive and explore DEI work as a moral and strategic market imperative. Learn why DEI can no longer be just a value add at your school.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Explore Motivations to Build a Better Team

Jun
 
22
 
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3:30pm - 4:30pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Explore Motivations to Build a Better Team

3:30pm - 4:30pm ET
June
 
22
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.

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Navigate Stress & Get Your Mojo Back

Jul
 
20
 
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3:30pm -4:30pm ET

Enneagram & TeamBuilding: Navigate Stress & Get Your Mojo Back

3:30pm -4:30pm ET
July
 
20
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.

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.

Admissions Best Practices Certificate Course: East Asia

This online course will help admission leaders, heads of school, & deputy heads of school at international schools in South East Asia learn best practices in admission. Pre-order is now available! Full course details will be available Spring 2021.

Beyond Zoom: Admission Tactics

This course is designed to help you learn ways to go 'Beyond Zoom' to ensure your school's first impression on families, is its best impression. Full course details are now available.

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. Live sessions on February 24th & 26th.

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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We have a variety of opportunities for sponsors to participate with EMA. Options include, one of our virtual or in-person events, our podcasts, and other high-visibility opportunities.

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