Professional Development

High-quality professional development creates a space for NCEA members to share ideas and collaborate in their learning.

NCEA Summer PD Offerings

In case you missed it: NCEA launched 3 year-long cohorts in early summer! However, it’s not too late to join the conversation. Discounted registration includes:

  • Access to recorded sessions from the summer launch dates
  • Full participation in live video checkpoints with the cohort throughout the school year

Here are the PD offerings available:

Effective Multiage Instruction

Effective multiage instruction is essential to the academic excellence of many Catholic schools. Teachers, join us in this year-long cohort. Choose the kickoff learning date that best fits your schedule: Wednesday, August 4, 11 AM - 2 PM EDT, Wednesday, August 18, 3 - 6 PM EDT OR Wednesday, August 25, 11 AM - 2 PM EDT. School-year checkpoints: Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Jan. 19, Feb. 16, Mar. 16, 6:30 - 8 PM EDT. The concept of multiage instruction is discussed in NCEA’s Greatness in Smallness: A Vision for Catholic Microschools. A copy of the book is included with registration. REGISTER TODAY!

New Leaders Academy

The NCEA and FACTS Education New Leaders Academy is a professional learning program created for new leaders in Catholic elementary and secondary schools, built to instill capacity, confidence and opportunities for success in Catholic school leadership. New Leaders Academy will consist of five presentations from successful Catholic school leaders. Each session is a Tuesday evening, 7 - 9 PM ET (10/5, 11/9, 1/11, 2/8 and 3/8), with professional learning network (PLN) groups and 1:1 executive coaching tied to the learning sessions and their content.

Catholic Leadership Summit 2021

Join us this year for the signature leadership event you have come to expect from NCEA. The Virtual Pass (online) is available to all Catholic school leaders, including principals. You will have the opportunity to access live virtual sessions and an on-demand library starting October 4. The In-Person Pass is open to all diocesan or system leaders for three full days of live events in Salt Lake City, October 24 - 26. REGISTER TODAY!

NCEA 2022 - Save the Date!

NCEA 2022 will have both virtual and in-person components. If you attend in-person, we will be at the Hilton Riverside in New Orleans. The dates will be April 19 - 21. Stay tuned for more information!