Tag Archives: DAIS

Equity Community Legacy & Future set the stage for Admissions Now at RIISE FBRE14

Zeny at FBRE14!

We are in the thick of the admissions season with open houses in full swing! Yet, the families that attended the 5th annual RIISE Fall Boutique Recruitment Event this past Sunday, know it’s not too late to begin to identify, connect or reconnect with schools they can consider partnering with to develop young bright minds. […]

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RIISE – Socially Responsible Recruitment (Video)

Our recruitment events are part of the RIISE lifestyle that informs and empowers families to interpret their own experiences with strategies for success around recruitment and well-balanced retention. Enjoy this video segment from the RIISE Parent Power Conference 2013 featuring Ken Marable from DAIS, and then don’t forget to register for the RIISE Fall Boutique […]

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Listening to Our Kids

Last evening RIISE attended POCIS/DAIS Panel Discussion: What Kids Wish Adults Knew About Being a Student of Color at an Independent School, held at the beautiful new upper school of Grace Church School in Cooper Square.The panel consisted of seven (7) brilliant, confident, and witty students from middle and upper divisions. Most began their indie […]

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What I Wish I Knew About Being A Student Of Color At An Independent School

POCIS and DAIS will host a panel discussion open to all in the community at Grace Church School 46 Cooper Square NYC. A panel of students from independent schools joined by Martha Haakmat, Head of MS Brooklyn Friends, moderated by Joan Marable Executive Director of DAIS RSVP POCISNY@gmail.com

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RIISE Spotlight: DAIS – A Love Supreme

The Marables

A Love Supreme by John Coltrane, do you know the album? A four part suite broken up into tracks – Acknowledgement, Resolution, Pursuance, and Psalm. A Love Supreme, one of the greatest Jazz albums, comes to mind when I think about the journey and commitment of The Marables and DAIS. [youtube=http://youtu.be/hsxZuPXNGnU&w=100&h=100] Joan and Ken have been […]

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