2017 NCEA Summer Professional Development

Take advantage of high-quality professional development opportunities and resources to keep you learning, growing and evolving as a Catholic educator in 2017

NCEA 2017 New Directions Exceptional Learners Conference
June 19-21, 2017
Hilton Orrington/Evanston | Evanston, Illinois

Catholic schools strive to be inclusive of all learners, and teachers and administrators are seeking strategies, best practices and resources to help serve the needs of exceptional learners in the classroom. Designed to offer practical skills, quality professional development and networking opportunities to Catholic educators instructing and supporting children and youth with exceptionalities, this program will familiarize attendees with the latest data on instructional technologies, strategies, procedures, and techniques with applications to students with exceptionalities.

NCEA 2017 New Directions Exceptional Learners Conference

Fifteenth Annual Education Law Symposium
July 6-9, 2017
Brown Hotel | Louisville, KY

Co-sponsored by the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) and Loyola Marymount University's Center for Catholic Education, this year's program offers dynamic presentations on the law as it applies to Catholic education and ministry.

Fifteenth Annual Education Law Symposium 2017

2017 NCEA Institute for Catholic School Leaders
July 16-19, 2017
The Westin Waltham | Waltham, MA

This annual leadership institute is dedicated to serve current Catholic elementary and secondary school principals, presidents, pastors and school board leadership, as well as provide professional development in the preparation and development of the next generation of Catholic school leaders.

2017 NCEA Institute for Catholic School Leaders

Another leadership development opportunity for Catholic school presidents, principals, assistant principals and heads of schools is the Emmaus Series at Boston College. Visit the website for more information.

Bearing Witness
July 16-21, 2017
Washington, DC

Co-sponsored with the Anti-Defamation League. Bearing Witness is a unique professional development opportunity designed to provide Catholic school educators with the training and resources necessary to teach students about the historical relationship between Jewish and Catholic communities and the impact of that relationship on Catholic teaching, catechesis and liturgy.

Bearing Witness