From 29–31 March, The Island School, Cape Eleuthera, Bahamas will host a community conference and summit for leaders committed to improving the lives of boys dismissed and marginalized because of race, class, culture, and social isolation. The main mandate of this assembly is to purpose our boys with a brighter future and to engage them more fully in their academic, civic, social, and spiritual development. Consult Conference Invitation, Fact Sheet, and Schedule for additional details.
By boys, for boys, about boys.
TEDxEton is an independent TED event organised by the students at Eton College. Held on 14 March from 5 – 10 PM WET, this conference brings together the College's community of boys and teachers, as well as partner schools and external guests, aiming to expose all those who take part to new ideas outside any academic curriculum. It allows them to consider issues which are important for our shared future as a community and encourages discussion and debate that develops determination, innovation and resilience.
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What does it mean to be a 21st century man? In this PowerPoint presentation, leading educators and veteran heads of boys' schools explain how to lead and support boys best in today's society. Encourage their growth as both citizens and individuals so they are engaged, virtuous, and kind. Ensure boys' success in and outside of your school.
Thank you to all the educators who attended this workshop at the NAIS Annual Conference in Baltimore on Thursday, March 2.
Join your IBSC colleagues in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa for the 2017 IBSC Regional Conference, 9–11 March 2017. It promises to be an intellectually stimulating and inspiring opportunity for colleagues to share anecdotes, experiences, and best practices - all served with a healthy dollop of Grahamstown hospitality!
Join your colleagues for the IBSC conference on The Family-School Relationship, 10 March 2017, at Viaró Global School in Barcelona, Spain. Gather together to explore the importance of family participation in our educational environments. Register today. Designed specifically for those interested in pastoral and family care, this insightful conference gives Headmasters, Deputy and Assistant Principals, and other staff members the opportunity to study different methodologies and the importance of family participation in our schools.
Join your colleagues for the IBSC conference for Teachers New to Boys' Schools, 11-13 April 2017, at The Scots College in Sydney, Australia. Equip teachers new to boys' schools with the vision, tools, and connections they need to profoundly shape the lives of young men. Register today.
Beyond Discovery: Investigation and Progress, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 23-28 June 2017. Nominate one of your students to engage in this exciting international event designed specifically for boys in the penultimate year of high school. Held in conjunction with the IBSC Annual Conference, the IBSC Student Forum provides an opportunity for boys to investigate a complex problem, analyzing it from multiple viewpoints. The deadline for student nomination and application is 24 February 2017.
Develop a Foundation for Health and Peak Performance. Discover how to promote an environment of wellbeing and peak performance — both for yourself and your school community. Join fellow boys' educators at the IBSC Health and Wellbeing Summit, April 28, 2017, at Crescent School in Toronto. Register today.
Join your colleagues for the IBSC Enhancing the Lives of Boys Through the Arts Conference, 4-6 May 2017, at Selwyn House School in Montreal, Quebec, Canada — a city that sizzles with creativity. Arts educators and administrators, gather together in Montreal, dubbed "Canada's Cultural Capital," to explore the challenges and opportunities of working with boys through arts education programs in our schools. Register today.
Join East Bay School for Boys, other Bay Area schools, and schools from across the nation for a day of dialogue, learning, and sharing best practices while exploring emerging concepts of gender and their implications in an ever-evolving world. The event occurs Wednesday, 8 May 2017 from 8:30am – 3:30pm at East Bay School for Boys in Berkeley, California, United States. Consult Gender Inclusion Symposium for details and to register.