The Evolving Landscape of International School Admission [Podcast Ep.24]

Deb Welch, Executive Director, the Academy for Internation School Heads, helps to flip challenges with enrollment concerns and intense competition.

Released May 22, 2019

Our recently published 2019 International School Admission Industry Report reveals changes in the world of international school admission. Enrollment concerns are on the rise. Competition is more intense. Families bring higher expectations.

Learn to flip these challenges into opportunities through the lens of enrollment management from Deb Welch, Executive Director, the Academy for International School Heads.

She joins us on this episode of the podcast to share how she implemented a successful enrollment management strategy during her tenure at American School of Doha. 

About the Author

Peter Baron and Hans Mundahl

Peter Baron is EMA's chief member relations officer, responsible for the creation and oversight of our external programs as well as our membership promise. He oversees marketing and communications, member recruitment and retention, and outreach functions, as well as leadership training programs, research, and other related strategic initiatives. With a career spent in product development, sales, relationship development, and marketing, Peter's success has been built on listening to schools' and families' needs. Hans Mundahl is EMA's director of professional development and has been an educator since 1995, when he first stepped into the classroom as a Fulbright exchange teacher in the former East Germany. Since then, Hans has taught in a variety of settings, including as an Outward Bound instructor, classroom teacher, house parent, and in higher ed. Hans has served in just about every role possible in an independent school including as an admission officer, program leader, trustee, and head of school.

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