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2019-20 Schedule of Learning Bridge Webinars​

Learning Bridge Webinars

Learning Bridge webinars are the most accessible and affordable form of professional development. One-hour webinars take place at your school. Simply use your computer's Internet connection to view the presentation with any number of participants from your school community. Participants can listen via computer speakers or over the telephone, view speaker presentations and post questions on-line in real time. Recorded sessions can be replayed for future meetings. ISACS has developed an exciting line up of webinars for faculty, administrators, trustees and parents. 

Please note that ISACS is unable to provide any continuing education credits or certificate of attendance for a webinar as we cannot confirm that an individual participated in the live webinar or listened to the recording.

A few days prior to the Learning Bridge the contact person from your school will receive program outlines, notes and login instructions. The contact person should forward this information to all participants from your school.

A recorded version of each Learning Bridge will be available for paid registrants to view for four weeks following the live presentation. This allows more members of your school community to listen and view the webinar.

New System Update (9/2/2019):

  • Important Update! Adobe Connect 10.5 HTML Format to be installed on 9/2/19. Check back after install for more details.
  • Click here to download the Meeting Application for current Adobe Connect 9 (Mac or Windows).
    • If you haven’t already downloaded it by the live webinar date, the system will prompt you to do so before being able to join.
  • Please make sure that you have the latest Flash Player - click here to download it
  • If you have any questions, please contact Technical Support or Jacob Isaac at the ISACS Office at (312) 750-1190.

Registration Fees:

  • Your school needs only 1 registration per webinar for the entire school community
  • Standard Registration fee: $65 per webinar

Missed a recent webinar? It may not be too late.
Gain access to our most recently recorded presentations, which are still available to hear and share. Begin the online registration process, select the desired webinar (recorded versions will be listed if available), and ISACS will forward details containing a password to access the recording. This recorded version can be accessed by your entire school community for up to four weeks from the date of the live presentation. Click here to register for our most recent webinars!

Questions? Download the Learning Bridge FAQs or call ISACS at (312) 750-1190.



Learning Bridge Webinar Schedule
September, 2019
Howdy, Partner: 10 Tips for an Effective Head/Board-Chair Relationship
Presenter: Mark Crotty & Claudia Daggett
Monday, September 23, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
ISACS Accreditation Process
Presenter: Dawn Klus
Thursday, September 26, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
November, 2019
Tips & Tools for a Healthy Leadership Team
Presenter: Ed Hollinger
Thursday, November 14, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
January, 2020
Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls
Presenter: Lisa Damour
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
Tools for Having Courageous Conversations Around Race, Culture & Beliefs
Presenter: Homa Tavangar
Thursday, January 16, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
Classroom Strategies for Executive Skill Development
Presenter: Peg Dawson
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
March, 2020
The 5 Do's & Don'ts of Managing Anxious Students in Classrooms
Presenter: Lynn Lyons
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
NEW! A Decade of Inflection Points for Independent Schools with Donna Orem
Presenter: Donna Orem
Thursday, March 12, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
April, 2020
Financial Health for Your School: The Composite Financial Index (CFI)
Presenter: Phil Tahey
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
A Conversation with Shawn Achor
Presenter: Shawn Achor
Thursday, April 23, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
May, 2020
Applying Principles of Good Practice for Governance to the Complexity of School Life
Presenter: Mary Menacho
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)
Great Beginnings: Onboarding New Hires
Presenter: Barbara Braham
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (central)


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