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THE NESA ONLINE 2020-2021 PROGRAM

The NESA's Professional Learning Program has moved to the virtual space: we have embarked on a shared expedition to explore new realities and create supportive and engaging professional learning in the new landscape.

NESA Online Program 2020-2021

Engage, connect & join us at the frontier

Explore a rich holistic learning program of Online Events, NESA Networked Learning Series Courses, Webinars, Summits, and Live Forums. Our online program is signature NESA: amplifying relationships, community, professional excellence and service to our schools.

WEBINARS

THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

Interactive live workshops and presentations on important topics. Most are offered at no cost to NESA Members and Affiliates.

» AERO MS/HS Mathematics

» AERO Spring Webinar Series

» Parents as Partners Series 2.0 (spring semester)

» Online Educator Series

» AERO Critical Areas in Mathematics

» Parents as Partners Series (fall semester)

» NESA Administrative Assistants Community Conversation

» AERO Critical Areas Series

» Governance Series: David Chojnacki & Rick Detwiler

» Assessment

» Instructional Planning

VIEW ALL WEBINARS

LIVE FORUMS

THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

NESA Member School Communities of Practice: connect via Zoom to discuss issues related to the new Ed-vironment.

» Heads of School

» Learning Leaders

» Principals

» HR Directors

» Business Managers

VISIT FORUMS

NESA NETWORKED LEARNING SERIES

Throughout the year

Online interactive learning certificate courses.

» Standards-Based Learning System: Erma Anderson

» Adult SEL in the Time of COVID: Ellen Mahoney

» Renewing Self and Community in Uncertain Times: Ochan Powell & Bridget Doogan

» Digital Literacy: Renee Hobbs

» Coaching: Steve Barkley

» Support Series for NESA School Counselors: Truman Group

VIEW COURSES

DISCIPLINARY LITERACY SUMMIT

MARCH 5-6, 2021

Offered in collaboration with Project AERO, this two-day online summit will focus on how to engage students in deeper learning through disciplinary literacy practices. Explore what it means to read, write, speak, and listen for learning and creating knowledge within the disciplines of SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS, SOCIAL STUDIES, and ENGLISH/LANGUAGE ARTS.

EXPLORE THE DISCIPLINARY LITERACY SUMMIT

ONLINE DESIGN SUMMIT

JANUARY 22-23, 2021

NESA's annual in-person Winter Training Institute has been re-imagined into the "Online Design Summit: Pandemic as Portal", offered in collaboration with NESA member Riffa Views International School in Bahrain and ISS Level 5. School teams, pairs and individuals will experience a virtual 'Design SPRINT' using Design Thinking to crowdsource, find solutions, co-create and scale ideas over the course of the event.

EXPLORE THE ONLINE DESIGN SUMMIT

Online Leadership Event

ONLINE LEADERSHIP EVENT

OCTOBER 22-23, 2020

"NESA Exhales" - A NESA community learning experience for whole leadership teams, with human connection as the driver.

» Connect with fellow heads and leaders

» Make sense of our COVID-19 experiences

» Gain "thought leadership" from exceptional speakers

» Share and capture our learning as a community

EXPLORE "NESA EXHALES"

Affirming What’s Important: Community

NESA’s Vision is to create dynamic, collaborative professional relationships that transcend current barriers and boundaries in order to maximize student learning in member schools. Our NESA community is transforming to the virtual space as the hub for communications, community engagement and learning.

With this spirit of discovery and innovation, we invite you to engage, connect and join us at the frontier.