Online Conversations

Online Conversations

Join Leaders from around the globe as we share stories and tackle the big leadership issues of our times.

UPCOMING CONVERSATIONS

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ROB EVANS AND MICHAEL THOMPSON:  "Hopes and Fears"

Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 8 am EDT

Michael and Rob will provide a seminar on helping school leaders understand the sources of, and cope constructively with, the changing landscape of the parent-school relationship. Wednesday's  CONVERSATION with us will focus on their new book, Hopes and Fears– yet Rob and Michael will not ignore the ongoing crisis leadership challenges and dilemmas we continue to face around the globe. 

 

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OUR WEEKLY GLOBAL LEADERSHIP CONVERSATION

With Will Richardson

Thursdays at 8:00AM EDT

Our international school leadership CONVERSATIONS continue– the place where we take on the dilemmas of leading our school community through a global pandemic. ALL SENIOR LEADERS ARE INVITED– We need all voices and more perspectives as we take on the too many dilemmas together. 

CONVERSATION #58
Thursday, April 29, 2021 8:00AM EDT

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PAST CONVERSATIONS

 

DEBRIEF: INNOVATION IN OUR SCHOOLS: A PANEL DISCUSSION SERIES CONVERSATION #2

DEBRIEF SESSION TWO - The Western Academy of Beijing and AAIE continue to collaborate in bringing you innovative schools and their stories of finding opportunity in the face of a pandemic. Truly inspiring and also remarkably practical examples were shared by the Beijing City International School and Keystone Academy. A VIDEO not to be missed. Dr. Marta Medved Krajnovic continues to lead our discussions on the stories schools around the world are telling about persevering toward continually improving teaching and learning.

 

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DEBRIEF: INNOVATION IN OUR SCHOOLS: A PANEL DISCUSSION SERIES CONVERSATION #1

DEBRIEF SESSION ONE - Our first INNOVATION IN OUR SCHOOLS CONVERSATION on advancing innovation for teaching and learning across our international schools was presented by the AVENUES World School and the International School of Helsinki. Take the time to listen in on how each school is constructing shared purpose and making innovation practical to the daily life of the school.  

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Week Two - AAIE NEW SCHOOL PROJECT

Our Online CONVERSATION - The AAIE NEW SCHOOL PROJECT:  SEVEN PRINCIPLES

This week in the NEW SCHOOL PROJECT we'll be looking back on the country behind us on our learning journey together. We'll apply our holistic lens to the Seven Principles and we'll collaborate on the fascinating work of pattern-finding and coherence-making.

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ONE MORE LOOK... How the Pandemic Will Unfold in the Months Ahead

Our AAIE Conversations continued this past Wednesday's seminar led by American School of Warsaw's Director Jon Zurfluh and Dr. Jarek Oleszczuk (Dr. "O"). It proved to be a tour de force of critical information about our future with the coronavirus (and variants) and  approaches to keep our community safe. Recommended for trustees and your school community.

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NINE BIG QUESTIONS SCHOOLS MUST ANSWER TO AVOID GOING BACK TO NORMAL, BECAUSE "NORMAL" WASN"T THAT GREAT TO BEGIN WITH...

Reviewing the new e-Book by Homa Tavangar and Will Richardson

March 3, 2021 - 8:00AM EST

Based on the new ebook written by Big Questions Institute co-founders Will Richardson and Homa Tavangar, this conversation will challenge leaders to consider how, despite the exhaustion, now is the perfect time to ask whether the learning environments our students need today are the same as the ones schools offered them pre-pandemic.

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