Each season brings fresh learning opportunities for students and staff to grow.
If you are seeking events to help maximize your time and level-up your Christian school this fall, you can find some to attend here! Each event in this list has a proven record of delivering high-quality learning experiences and professional development.
Sevenstar isn't just recommending these events; we have plans to attend each one for school staff too.
Read on to discover the premier conferences for Christian school communities this fall!
ACSI Professional Development Forums for teachers and administrators
ACSI is hosting twenty professional development forums around the United States this fall using a new format that will feature active and community learning opportunities.
Please join ACSI for a two-day event in your region to reflect on your practice, refocus your purpose, and recapture their wonder.
The Council on Educational Standards & Accountability (CESA) Annual Symposium
The CESA Annual Symposium brings school leaders together for the purpose of strengthening the Christian school community through professional development, collegiality, and catalyzing discussions pertaining to important ideas and themes in the Christian and independent school world.
The keynote speakers this year include John Couch, Apple’s VP of Education, Andy Crouch, Author of the Tech-Wise Family, and Jim Denison, Ph.D., a speaker and writer on cultural and contemporary issues.
WAnet HomeStay Boarding Symposium for hosting international students
The HomeStay Boarding Symposium gathers like-minded Christian school staff members working with international students for three days in order to meaningfully CONNECT with one another, practically EQUIP each other to minister to students through best practices, and INSPIRE each other to improve the international student programs in their schools.
Online Learning Summit for secondary administrators and eLearning leaders
Sevenstar is excited to co-host an online learning summit this fall with The Woodlands Christian Academy (TWCA). Despite the setback of hurricane Harvey to the region, the Summit is still on as planned and Principal Stephen Zeal is excited to give us a tour of the TWCA campus.
Join this event to discover the various ways that online learning is being used to enhance Christian education. The summit will include presentations on developing a vision for online learning, how to get started, and sessions on best practices. View the agenda.
The Biblical Worldview Institute for Christian school students
Christian schools in the Dallas area should consider letting their students attend the upcoming Biblical Worldview Institute (BWi). The theme for the 2017 BWi is ENGAGE, and speakers will equip students to make a difference in the world for the Kingdom!
This event also includes a Christian College Fair where students will have the opportunity to learn about and interact with some of the best Christian colleges and universities in the country.
The 2017 PAIDEIA Conference will study "Government and the Faith-Based School"
THE PAIDEIA CONFERENCE will host its annual meeting this year in the Nation’s Capital to consider the many complexities and challenges facing the US Government and the Faith-Based School.
Since 1984, the purpose of THE PAIDEIA CONFERENCE has been to strengthen the financial base and academic integrity of the Christian school.