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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.)

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New Chaplains Introduction to Episcopal Schools and NAES

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 • 4:00-5:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Monday, September 7, 2015

Welcome to Episcopal school chaplaincy! Join NAES staffers and experienced chaplains, to 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

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Monday, September 21, 2015

What makes a school "Episcopal?" How can teachers, administrators and school leaders new to an Episcopal school better understand, articulate, and live out this aspect of their school's Episcopal mission, culture, and program? This webinar will explore the distinguishing features of Episcopal schools. Ideal for teachers, administrators, clergy, or trustees new to an Episcopal school or for anyone interested in a refresher on Episcopal identity.

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Considering a Capital Campaign?

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Monday, October 5, 2015

Are you looking to grow or strengthen the impact of your mission with a capital campaign? Join Brad Leyland, Managing Partner and Senior Consultant, The Focus Group, for an introduction to the essentials of planning and implementing a feasibility study and capital campaign. Participants will learn the foundational principles of a capital campaign and the fundamental marks of a successful campaign.

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Lower School Chapel: Ideas and Approaches

Thursday, October 15, 2015 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Wednesday, October 14, 2015

How can Episcopal school worship leaders create engaging chapel services that attend to the unique developmental needs of students in Kindergarten - Grade 5? Experienced Episcopal school chaplains will share practical ideas and approaches, and invite webinar participants to do the same.

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The Church-School Relationship: Shared Space and Expenses

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Monday, November 16, 2015

Negotiating space use and structuring an appropriate financial relationship between a school and church are inherently challenging tasks for both church and school leaders. This webinar will offer best practices and practical approaches that can help to ease the way.

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Starting and Sustaining Planned Giving in Your Episcopal School

Thursday, January 14, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Planned gifts made to your school could be transformational in securing funds for scholarships, building endowments and new facilities, and empowering your future. However, many Episcopal schools find it difficult to get started due to a lack of understanding of planned giving basics and how these gifts can support both the needs of donors as well as those of your school.

Please join Jim Murphy, Managing Program Director at the Episcopal Church Foundation, and representatives from Episcopal schools who have developed successful planned giving programs to learn:

  • the essentials for starting a planned giving program,
  • tips on how to maintain it, and
  • how this can fit into your school’s development strategy regardless of your size.

» Learn more and register.

Leadership Skills Series: Interviewing 101

Thursday, January 28, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Join Chris Fleischner, president of CalWest Educators Placement, a leading educator search firm, for tips to make the most of the interview process. You will receive relevant takeways and insights to put into practice for the winter/spring hiring season.This webinar is geared to division heads, department chairs, experienced teachers, and others who are new to the interview process at their school.

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