The Council on Educational Standards and Accountability is an organization committed to providing events designed to bring school leaders together for the purpose of strengthening Christian schools.  CESA is a council, as each member school is a part of the collective leadership of the greater whole of CESA. Through the relationships we build, the collaboration, interpersonal dialogue, and commitment to our own personal growth and that of our peers, we are different. By leveraging this capital, the Council on Educational Standards and Accountability will continue to seek new ways and use time-tested strategies to help improve how Christian schools impact the world.

2023 Symposium
Oct. 1-3, 2023
Minneapolis, MN

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Heads Retreat 2024
January 15 - 17, 2024
Newport Beach, CA

The annual CESA Heads Retreat, for Member of Council or Candidate School Heads and their spouses, is a cherished time to be re-energized by connections with peers, purposeful programming, and a location chosen to ensure Heads and spouses can experience the majesty of Creation.

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 Summer Advancement Institute
June 17-19, 2024
Nashville, TN

Save the date for the 2024 Summer Advancement Institute! We will be coming together once again to learn in BOTH a cohort-intensive Institute AND in informal roundtable discussions. Make plans for your entire Advancement Team to attend! Registration opens in October, 2023.

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The CESA Collective 2023-24
Opens October 2023

Continue to learn with CESA colleagues all year long. CESA Member of Council and Candidate Schools will receive their automatic registration link in October 2023.

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Interested in Sponsoring a CESA Event? We have a limited number of opportunities for mission-aligned sponsorships, and we would love to talk to you about those opportunities and your organization. Contact Katie Wiens ([email protected]) or at (617) 309-6267.