You can find key components for Governance and Leadership in NCEA Resources.
The success of the mission of the Church in Catholic education depends on effective governance, providing focused leadership and operations to protect the obligations and rights of the Catholic school community.
NCEA is happy to provide books, podcasts, recorded webinars and blogs that help you keep the Catholic in your Catholic school. If you are searching for something else, please reach out to our educational content coordinator, Beth Rucinski, for support.
Governance and Leadership Blog
Strategies for Navigating the Political Landscape: The Increasingly Complex Role of the Catholic School Leader - Webinar
School Handbooks: Legal Considerations – Book
National Public Policy Issues and Challenges Facing Education Leaders - Webinar
Legal Issues in Inclusive Education for Exceptional Learners: In-Person and Virtual - Webinar
Compendium of NCEA Notes "Legal Issues" 25th Anniversary - Book
A Legal Toolbox: What Every Educator Needs to Know Now and Post-Pandemic - Webinar
Excellence Post-Covid: Syncing Gospel Imperatives with Civil Law - Webinar
Individuals with Disabilities Act Guide + Toolkit - Book
Overview of Available Federal Programs - Webinar
State and Local Level Advocacy for Catholic Schools - Webinar
Maximizing New COVID Relief Benefit for Catholic Schools - Webinar
Glossary of Catholic Education Governance Terms Revised Second Edition - Book
NCEA Brief: 10 Days to Becoming a Better Educator - Book
Resilient Leadership in a Reactive World: Helping Catholic School Leaders Through Anxious Times - Webinar
Administrator's Survival Guide – Book
Why Your School Should Have an EdTech Coach - Webinar
Engineering Excellence through Iterative Cycles of Improvement - Webinar
Leadership Formation for 21st Century Catholic School Principals - Webinar
Helping Teachers Grow - Webinar
Disaffiliation in Relation to the Characteristics and Dispositions of Evangelizing Catholic School Teachers - Webinar
Where Are We Headed? Determining a PD Direction, Then Selecting and Supporting the Right PD for Your School - Webinar
Using the 12 Touchstones to Renew and Recommit to Teaching - Webinar
Collecting and Analyzing Systems-Level Observation Data to Improve Leader and Teacher Practice - Webinar
Choosing the Best Coaching Model for Your Teachers and Leaders - Webinar
Effective Teacher Coaching for Retention and Growth - Webinar
Building the Builders: Faith Formation in Spirituality - Book
NCEA Brief: A Primer on Handling Challenging Parents: How to Work with Difficult Parents Using Core Catholic Values - Book
Discipline Made Easy: Tips and Techniques for Catholic School Teachers and Catechists – Book
Building a Spiritual Community Among Faculty: Staff Development Processes for Educators in Catholic Schools – Book
Best Practices of National Blue Ribbon Schools: A Collection from Distinguished Catholic Schools – Book
So, You Have a Strategic Plan. Now What? Ten Proven Strategies to Ensure Community Engagement, Ongoing Implementation and Impact - Webinar
Called to Community: Implementing PLCs in Catholic Schools – Book
21 Practices for School Leaders - Webinar
Emerging from COVID Project: Findings from the Diocese of Grand Rapids - Webinar
Orchestrating Conflict in Catholic Schools in 2022 - Webinar
NCEA Brief: A Primer on Bullying Intervention: How to Save a Child in Crisis Using Core Catholic Values as the Catalyst – Book
Leadership Succession Planning in Catholic Education – Book
Following the principles of Laudato Si'.
Relevant, timely and important articles and best practices in the realm of Catholic education.
Tools to evaluate your religious education programs.