Will you be offering Essential Skills and Strategies workshops? If so please email email@example.com to add your workshop(s) to this calendar
As an ESS faculty member you are joining a network of colleagues across the country who specialize in one or more of the seven session topics. ESS faculty are experienced practitioners who are open to learning about the specialized issues, examples, and stories from different types of foundations. These workshops are presented to community, corporate, family, independent, private, public, and operating foundations as well as giving groups who conduct grantmaking. ESS faculty should be familiar with adult learning principles and feel comfortable facilitating group exercises and discussions.
Faculty are welcome to review the curriculum and materials for session 1—Being Grounded in Philanthropy. Register to access the full curriculum by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. In your email, include the your contact information and the name of the sponsoring organization conducting the workshop and the site coordinator. The Council and the Forum will use this information to help create a community of ESS practitioners.
We recommend that faculty present the curriculum in its current form and not revise it. However, faculty and sponsoring organizations may add resource materials or other additional content to the workshops. To ensure the content is relevant to your audience, we encourage you to add local examples to illustrate the learning points presented on the slides.
While you will be responsible for conducting the workshop, we recommend that you review and consider the following: