"Never let a child risk failure until he has a reasonable chance of success."
     - Maria Montessori

Heads of School Retreat





MSM Heads of School Retreat, November 30 - December 1, 2017

Leading a school is one of the most rewarding and the most challenging vocations in academia. It can also be one of the loneliest. A head of school engages every day with many constituents – students, parents, board members, donors, faculty, staff, and community members – but it is difficult to find a colleague or two who understands the role, who can truly offer a listening ear, and who can offer a helpful, unbiased response. Finding a peer group that can offer support and suggestions in a safe environment is essential to thriving in the role.

Based on feedback from our member survey last year, and our desire to help meet the needs of member schools, MSM will be hosting a two-day retreat for heads of school. Your financial investment is small considering the large number of opportunities that could be gained.

Would you like to spend a couple of days talking with peers about admissions, marketing, budgeting, legal issues, or board relations? Would you look forward to trying out a few ideas with people that understand your job? Would you welcome the chance to learn from others who are engaged in the same efforts? This is your chance!

Location

Just minutes over the Bourne or Sagamore bridges, the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth provides the perfect backdrop for relaxing romantic escapes, productive business trips, adventurous family getaways and unforgettable events. Discover a location of pristine white sand beaches at Old Silver Beach, iconic cottage-lined streets, barefoot luxury and a casual, welcoming vibe just about anywhere you go. Welcome to Cape Cod living at the best choice in Cape Cod beachfront hotels.

Voted "Best of the Cape & Islands" in the Cape Cod Life Reader's Choice Awards five years in a row, Sea Crest Beach Hotel is home to 263 guest rooms and suites and a spacious three-bedroom cottage, all designed in classic Cape Cod style with neutral tones and retro motifs. Property amenities at our Cape Cod hotel include complimentary Wi-Fi, indoor and outdoor saline pools and Jacuzzi tubs, premier onsite dining at Red's Restaurant and Lounge and over 30,000 square feet of stunning event space for meetings and weddings.

While staying at our waterfront destination, the ideal choice in Falmouth, MA hotels, enjoy picnics on the beach, fishing excursions and nature walks or simply enjoy the old-fashioned art of relaxation.