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2051 Challenge

Register for the 2051 Challenge on April 7-9, 2017 in Montreal. Learn more here. And view the past work of 2051 here.

Register for the 2017 National Leaders Conference - Academics

April 9 - 11, 2017.
Register here

Leadership Institute

Register for the upcoming Spring and Summer Leadership Institute. Learn More & Register

2016 CAIS Webinar Recordings

Watch our International Fundraising, Governance Series, National Student Panel on Supporting LGBTQ+ Students, 2015 KPI Benchmarking Overview and our Review on Executing Accreditation Pilot Surveys webinars in CAIS Connect.
Access webinars here

Register for upcoming webinars here

2016 NLC Resources now available

Both the Catalytic Conversations on the Future of Education - Summary Report and the workshop material is now in CAIS Connect.
Access the Summary Report and Workshop Material

New PD model

Anne-Marie speaks to moving forward with a new national PD model with the creation of one national conference. Watch the Video

2015 CAIS Accreditation Guidelines

Review the new CAIS Accreditation Guidelines that are being piloted this school year. We welcome your feedback!


Research is an integral part of how CAIS supports and serves our members’ needs. Through research CAIS empowers our members pursuit of excellence by providing opportunities for meaningful collaboration between schools to produce valuable resources for all member schools.

Our valuable research projects are located in CAIS Connect, our member-only web portal.

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  • Benchmark
  • Compensation Survey (Heads and Leadership Teams)
  • Boarding - Enrolment

signature projects

  • Risk Management (2011)
  • Governance (2012)
  • Parent Motivation (2013)
  • Leadership - Ahead of the Game (2014)
  • CAIS Foundations Report (2014)
  • Online Learning (2014/2015)
  • National Tracking Projects (2015)

ad hoc Projects

  • The 2051 Project (2015)
  • Online Learning in Canadian Universities (2015)
  • Online Learning Strategies in CAIS schools (2015)
  • CAIS Fundraising Performance Analysis (2015)
  • Homestay Strategies in CAIS Schools (2015)
  • Connect North (2015)
  • Leadership in Our Schools (2015)
  • Boarding - Mental Health (2014)
  • Enrolment Management (2014)

CAIS Research Contact

  • Research Coordinator

  • CAIS
  • 264 Welland Avenue
  • 2nd Floor, Suite P
  • St. Catharines, ON L2R 2P8
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