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These focused, one hour sessions on Episcopal school topics offer you:

  • Fingertip learning—education brought to you at your desktop
  • Cost-effective learning—avoid travel costs and time away
  • Real-time learning—current information and knowledge

Webinars are free to members and, unless otherwise noted, $75 per "seat" for non-members Register for one "seat" and gather your leadership team around the computer screen and telephone. Or, each member of your leadership team can register for a "seat" and participate from home or the office.

Laptop or desktop participants will need a telephone, Internet access, and a computer that meets the ReadyTalk system requirements. ReadyTalk also offers you a way to test your computer.

iPad participants will need a telephone, Internet access, and the free iPad ReadyTalk App. (NAES is not responsible for the functionality or security of this third-party app.)

» Web Recordings Archive

Autumn 2016

New Heads Introduction to Episcopal Schools 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Whether you are a brand new school head or early childhood program director or an experienced school head leading an Episcopal school for the first time, join us to learn more about the key characteristics of Episcopal schools and the services and resources available from NAES that can support you in your leadership

Introduction to Episcopal Schools for New and Interim Rectors

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Are you a rector, interim rector, or priest-in-charge new to leading a congregation with an Episcopal school? This webinar is for you! Join us to learn more about the key characteristics of Episcopal schools, key differences between parishes and schools, how you can support positive church-school relations, and the services and resources available to you from NAES.

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New Chaplains Introduction to Episcopal Schools

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 • 4:00-5:00 p.m. (EST)

Welcome to Episcopal school chaplaincy! Learn more about the unique nature of Episcopal school ministry, the role of the chaplain, and resources that can enrich your school ministry. Topics will include: key characteristics of Episcopal schools, understanding school culture, Episcopal school worship and the study of religion, and balancing multiple roles and responsibilities

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Episcopal Identity 101 for Administrators and Faculty Leaders

Thursday, October 6, 2016 • 4:00-5:00 p.m. (EST)

What makes a school "Episcopal?" How can teachers, administrators and school leaders new to an Episcopal school better understand, articulate, and live out their school's Episcopal mission, culture, and program? This webinar will explore the distinguishing features of Episcopal schools with a specific focus on the roles of administrators and faculty leaders.

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An Introduction to Parish Day School Governance

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 • 4:00-5:00 p.m. (EST)

This session will outline the basic elements of parish day school governance and lines of authority. Topics will include the roles and responsibilities of the rector, vestry, school board, and head of school/early childhood director as well as key considerations for healthy communication, planning, and decision-making.

Ideal for new-ish and prospective heads of school, rectors, school board chairs and trustees, wardens and vestry members, diocesan staff, and anyone interested in a refresher on topic

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Episcopal School Trusteeship

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

What are the key roles and responsibilities of a trustee or school committee member in an Episcopal school? How are these similar to or different from those of a non-sectarian independent school or early childhood education program trustee? And how can Episcopal school trustees articulate and steward the school's Episcopal identity, including its governing relationship with a sponsoring organization such as a parish, cathedral or diocese?

The webinar is designed for new and experienced trustees of all types and sizes of Episcopal schools, including early childhood programs

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