Leadership Initiatives: Lifelong Learning

CCAR has identified Torah study and professional development as pillars of its Mission in order to provide excellence in rabbinic leadership and to strengthen the Jewish community. Each CCAR learning event–-whether in-person seminar or teleconference, one hour or multi-day, instrumental skill based or text oriented-–is grounded in Torah or prayer. These programs advance competencies in Leadership, Professional Skills, Organizational Management and Growth, and Communications Systems.




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Registration is Now Open for Convention 2017 in Atlanta, GA
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In-person Seminars:
First 100 Days: For Every Rabbi in Job Transition 2017
with Steven Fox and Alan Henkin
May 24 - May 25, 2017

New York, NY

Media Training with Auburn Seminary
with Kellie Anderson-Picallo
April 24, 2017 - April 25, 2017
New York, NY

Past In-Person Seminars:

The Intentional Interim Rabbi: Refresh Your Rabbinate (3 Day 2016)
Nov. 14, 2016 - Nov. 16, 2016 



Leadership Travel: 

Stay Tuned!

Coming in 2017 by popular demand! CCAR's "First Timers" Trip to Israel

Israel Leadership Travel
Jan. 14, 2017 - Jan. 22, 2017

CCAR/WUPJ Joint Mission to Poland
Dates coming soon!

CCAR/WUPJ Joint Mission to Moscow
July, 2017








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