Welcome to The Commons

Welcome to The Commons, NAES’ sort-of-a-blog for its members. We look forward to bringing you timely, sometimes tough, questions, insights, and feedback from NAES and Episcopal school leaders on leadership, governance, Episcopal identity, community life, and other issues. Here are some key things you need to know!

Posting Schedule – The Who and the When of It All
Beginning Tuesday, February 3, 2009, and every other Tuesday thereafter, new posts will be added to The Commons. In the coming weeks, you can expect posts from these NAES staff members.

  • The Rev. Daniel R. Heischman, D.Min, Executive Director
  • Ann Mellow, Assistant Director for Program Development
  • Laura C. Walker, Senior Associate Consultant to NAES

RSS Feed – The Quick Way to Know What’s Happening
Keep abreast of new posts and additions to The Commons by subscribing to our RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed. Simply click on the widget at the top of the page.

Sending Us Your Feedback
The authors of the various posts look forward to receiving your feedback. To send your message and comments to them, click on the “Send Comments” link at the bottom of each post. The posting of comments and feedback to The Commons is moderated and at the discretion of NAES.

As the number of posts to The Commons grows, you will be able to review a variety of archives and click on links to posts you may have missed. Links to the archive will be found on the lefthand side of the page.

We hope you anjoy this new website feature and find it helpful, thoughtful, insightful, perhaps even provocative. Look for Dan Heischman’s new post on February 3!