Creating a culture for high-performing teams
The most successful schools understand the lifetime value of the customer—from the first inquiry of a prospective family to the planned gift of a proud alumnus.
Three x 3
Educational consultants play a vital role in matching families with the right independent schools.
Admission Office Profiles
In this issue, Tom Sheppard, Lawrenceville’s Dean of Admission and Financial Aid, covers the challenges and methods of success when leading and managing a large admission team.
Schools invest much in their recruitment and retention strategies, yet the single biggest issue for many families— tuition—often plays second fiddle when it comes to messaging and how the process is operationalized.
Our admission office was having tough discussions, challenging our current practices, when the SSATB research report The Ride to Independent Schools landed in our mailboxes.
We all know that the traditional admission cycle, complete with “peak seasons” and reliable windows of relief, has given way to a year-round effort to recruit and enroll the strongest candidates for our schools.
Situation Judgment Tests (SJTs) are an increasingly common psychometric technique for measuring interpersonal and intrapersonal attributes.
Inside the SAO
Exclusive Use of the SAO Results in Office Efficiency and Applications Increase by 70%!
SSATB member services provide added value to the admission process.
SSATB’s Admission Leadership Council (ALC) launched a pilot mentoring program. We asked a paired mentor and mentee to discuss their first experiences.
As of August 2015, all educational consultants who are members of SSATB must be members in good standing of the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA).
The SSAT audit program is one of many tools SSATB utilizes to ensure standardized testing conditions and continuous improvement.
Help your board of trustees understand the latest admission season, both at your school and in comparison to the larger independent school community.
The SSATB board of directors kicked off the trustee nomination process this year by specifically targeting leadership in four strategic areas.
The conference “College Admission 2025: Embracing the Future” delivered a number of thought provoking sessions from some high profile policymakers, researchers, and practitioners.
International student enrollment worldwide is at an all-time high with continued growth projected.