Biennial Conference is a highlight of being a part of NAES for many of our members. Here’s what they have to say about their past experiences at Biennial Conference.


“The sense of community, common purpose, and outstanding intellect was palpable.”

— Past Attendee

 “I had many take-away thoughts that I immediately implemented into the preschool when I returned.”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“I have never been more pleased with a conference.”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“It was a stretch for us to afford to send three people, but it was well worth the investment. It was a remarkable gathering and the quality of the principle speakers was superb.”

— Past Attendee

“The networking and connecting with old friends was wonderful. It’s a family reunion.”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“I hope you will continue to encourage small schools to attend so that they too can understand what it means to be an Episcopal school and share in such an amazing experience.”

— Past Attendee

“As a long time Head of School, your Plenary Sessions and Featured Speakers made this my best conference ever. I first attended an NAES Conference in 1998. Although I will retire in June, 2020, I hope to be able to continue to attend these Biennial Conferences!”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“Thank you so much, I am grateful I attended and I brought back wonderful things to share with my church!”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“The theme was powerful and there was lots to take in and process.”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee

“The NAES staff is so warm and helpful.”

— Biennial 2018 Attendee