NCEA Resource Library

As a professional association for Catholic school educators and institutions, NCEA offers a variety of resources and tools to help guide our members as we work together to serve our communities by offering faith-filled and academically excellent education. 

The resource library is organized by the framework for the National Standards and Benchmarks for Effective Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools.  If you have a resource request or contribution that is not represented in our resource library, please contact Andrea Kopp, Manager of Educational Resources via email.



Catholic Identity

Resources for student and adult faith formation to strengthen the mission and Catholic education of our schools.

Academic Excellence

Resources and best practices for teaching and learning in the content areas.

Leadership & Governance

Resources for school leaders and governing bodies to implement the mission and vision of Catholic education.

Operational Vitality

Resources for planning for the ensured future of Catholic schools.

Submit Your Resources

The power of our resource library is greatly increased by the contributions of our members.  We encourage you to share your lessons, videos, best practices and any other resources with the rest of the membership.  If you have a resource you would like to share or a resource request, please email us.

Additional Resources

NAEP Results for Catholic Schools

See how Catholic school students compare in the National Assessment for Educational Progress. Learn More>

Preventing Heat Related Illness Webinar 

During the hot summer months, learn how to minimize risk and keeps students and staff safe. Learn More>

Information for Growth: Tools for Lifelong Catechesis

This presentation reviews the purpose and structure of IFG/ACRE for assessment and continuous improvement in adult and student faith formation. Learn More>