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Settling In: New & Newer Religious Educator Training

Train stop with the word Settle on the town sign. Brick building to left of platform and green trees behind platform.

The Settling In: New & Newer Religious Educator Training is a 3-part series course offered in an online format on Wednesdays, November 3, 10, and 17, 9-10:30am PT / 10-11:30am MT / 11am-12:30pm CT / 12-1:30pm ET. Nancy Combs Morgan, MCRE, and the Revs. Marisol Caballero and Sarah Gettie McNeill will facilitate the training, and… Read more »

Our Whole Lives Facilitator Training Su21-PT

Our Whole Lives logo of the OWL acronym and white wing on black background

Welcome to Facilitator Training for Our Whole Lives Sexuality Education for Grades 7-9 and 10-12. Your trainers for this course are Hudson Nummerdor, an OWL trainer, independent sexuality educator and general manager for The Tool Shed, and Rev. Thea Racelis, an OWL trainer, educator, activist, and theologian. We’ll formally introduce ourselves during our first synchronous… Read more »

MidWest Leadership School ELE200 Fall 2021

Elevate your leadership experience! 5 Saturdays during Sept – Dec. Cost: $200 per person, payable at the time of registration. Reduced rate of $100 for students who are Black, Indigenous, Person of Color, Trans, Non-Binary, or a Young Adult (under age 35). September 25: How Do I Lead: Exploration of Qualities and Gifts October 16:… Read more »

Helpful Board Habits – Central East Region

Help your board develop good decision-making processes by developing helpful board habits. This training is part of a 3-part webinar series offered by the Central East Region of the UUA. It will help your board develop shared practices in communication and leadership and a shared understanding of your board in congregational governance. Each module contains… Read more »

Leading UU Culture Change

Welcome to the Leading UU Culture Change Module!   You will be receiving a Welcome Email from your facilitators for the course shortly. Please find more information about this module and the Renaissance Program below. Training Requirements The Leading UU Culture Change module is an online learning experience comprised of five 2.75-hour webinars with reading… Read more »

Our Whole Lives Facilitator Training Su21-ET

Welcome to Facilitator Training for Our Whole Lives Sexuality Education for Grades 7-9 and 10-12. Your trainers for this course are Melanie Davis, PhD, the OWL Program Manager for the Unitarian Universalist Association, and Marshall Miller, an OWL trainer and independent sexuality educator and author. We’ll formally introduce ourselves during our first synchronous meeting, and… Read more »

Tulsa Heritage Trip Facilitator Training

This training prepares Coming of Age/youth group facilitators to offer a new kind of UU heritage trip: a virtual trip that does not involve Boston. The training introduces a prototype virtual trip that “transports” participants to a historical moment in Tulsa, Oklahoma which offers serious questions for UUs today. The curriculum for the virtual trip… Read more »

Sexuality Issues for Religious Educators 510

This course especially for UU religious educators is designed to provide a foundation of knowledge about sexuality that is critical for religious professionals. The course begins with personal reflection on one’s sexual values and history. Students then examine the concept of sexual health and how it applies to religious professionals and faith communities, including how… Read more »

New Day Rising 2021 Resources – 230

Is your congregation ready to take a new step in changing white supremacy culture? Want to learn what your fellow congregations are working on, and how you might apply it at home? Join a continent of UUs as we explore next steps in creating Beloved UU Communities. On February 27, 2021, the Congregational Life Staff… Read more »

Our Whole Lives Facilitator Application

Welcome! We are glad you are here. This online Our Whole Lives Facilitator Training consists of two courses.  Course One–Our Whole Lives Jr/Sr High Facilitator Application is a required prerequisite and presents information you need to prepare to enter Course Two–Our Whole Lives Jr/Sr High Facilitator Training, which is the training itself. This course, Course… Read more »