MISSION STATEMENT

The New York State Association of Independent Schools promotes the independence, well-being and public understanding of, and respect for, New York independent schools and serves as an accrediting body chartered by the New York State Board of Regents.

NYSAIS ORGANIZATIONAL PRINCIPLES

In order to accomplish its mission, the New York State Association of Independent Schools:

  • Establishes the criteria which reflect the values and best educational practices for evaluating and accrediting member schools.

  • Promotes professional growth of teachers, administrators, and trustees through workshops, conferences, and exchanges.
  • Informs and counsels the leadership at member schools in matters of legislation and regulation.
  • Facilitates the development of cooperative projects among member schools and between member schools and public schools.
  • Fosters mutually beneficial relations with the New York State Education Department, the National Association of Independent Schools, other educational associations, and the general public.
  • Informs member schools about significant practices and developments in independent education.
  • Provides such other services as will benefit the member schools and the communities they serve.

Approved by the NYSAIS Board of Trustees on November 2, 2011

 

NYSAIS Events Registration
    • November 2, 2020 The Further Horizon: Planning for Long-Term Disruptions 3:00 PM to 5:00 PMeSeminars on Zoom
      Online via zoom - Three-part workshop series;  Mondays, November 2, 9 & 16, 2020
      Audience:  Administrative Team (Heads, Trustees, CFOs, Directors of Diversity, Admissions, and Advancement, Assistant Heads, Division Heads
      Details and Registration here!
    • November 5, 2020 Building Community in Today's Unique Lower School Classroom Environment 3:30 PM to 5:00 PMeSeminar

      Online via zoom, Jessica Catoggio, Director of Professional Learning at World Leadership School

      Audience: K-6 Educators

      Registration and details here.

      This event is eligible for ETI cohort registrants.


    • November 6, 2020 ATLIS Cyber Safety Workshop 12:00 PM to 3:00 PMeSeminar
      Online hosted by ATLIS - Association of Technology Leaders in Independent Schools
       
      A 2-part workshop on consecutive Fridays: Nov. 6 & 13, 12 noon-3:00 p.m.
      Audience:  School leaders and technologists
      Fee for NYSAIS member schools: $150
      Limited availability!
      Register here! Use discount code: NYSAISSafe
    • November 10, 2020 Fostering Fluency In The Language of Music 4:00 PM to 5:00 PMeSeminar

      Online via zoom, Oran Etkin, Founder of Timbalooloo Music

      Audience: PreK-Lower School teachers, and Music Teachers

      Registration and details here.

      This event is eligible for ETI cohort registrants.


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