Fellowships: This is the third year of the DIA Fellows, and applications are open until mid-December. The project begins in January and concludes with your presentation at the DIA Schools Summit in October. Consider this a valuable development opportunity to enhance our school culture or advance a program we offer. As members, you are eligible for a tuition discount.

Podcast “Follow to Lead’ is released twice monthly and all past podcasts are archived on the link provided. The podcast offers conversations on Catholic education and leadership and is an excellent resource for development and concepts that may be applicable in the classroom. Please subscribe on your favorite platform.

Newsletter: Join DIA’s mailing list to receive the quarterly newsletter, The Cenacle, and other updates. The Communication subscription box is linked on the home page.

Annual Summit: The 9th Annual DIA Schools Summit will be next October in Washington, DC. Let’s discuss how your attendance might fit in the 2023-24 professional development budget. There will be several keynote addresses by recognizable names in Catholic education leadership, as well as workshop tracks for administrators, teachers and campus ministers. View the wrap up video for an excellent summary of the 2022 experience.

Job Board: As a member, we can post openings leading us to faith-focussed candidates throughout the country, and beyond. 

Partner Offers: 

  • Staff and faculty are eligible for a 20% discount on online graduate programs at Franciscan University and our graduates receive a $2000 tuition grant for their freshman year at FUS.
  • Booster offers discounts on spirit wear for DIA members (and can build your own online store), and has packaged fundraisers ready to go. Check out their offerings at Choose Booster.