Resource guides

Wise Stewards Guide

"Wise Stewards Guide: The Roles and Responsibilities of Boards in Theological Education," outlines the six essentials of governance in theological schools. This tool is designed for board education. It includes six illustrative case scenarios and related discussion questions that correspond to the six essentials. 

Download the "Wise Stewards Guide" here.

An expanded “Facilitators’ Edition” of the Wise Stewards Guide is available from the In Trust Center. It has an extra section with instructions on leading board development sessions, as well as printable worksheets, based on the case scenario discussion questions. To request this edition, contact the In Trust Center at resources@intrust.org.


Guía de Mayordomos Sabios en Español

La "Guía de Mayordomos Sabios: Roles y Responsabilidades de las Juntas Directivas en la Educación Teológica," resume los seis elementos esenciales de gobernanza en instituciones educativas teológicas.

Esta herramienta está diseñada para la educación de la junta directiva. Incluye seis escenarios de casos ilustrativos y preguntas de discusión relacionadas que corresponden con los seis elementos esenciales. 

Baje la versión en español de la "Guía de Mayordomos Sabios" aquí.

Una "Edición de los Moderadores" expandida de la Guía de Mayordomos Sabios está disponible del In Trust Center. Tiene una sección adicional con instrucciones en como liderar sesiones de desarrollo de la junta directiva, y también hojas de trabajo imprimibles, basadas en las preguntas de discusión del escenario de caso. Para solicitar esta edición, contacte al In Trust Center en resources@intrust.org.

When done right, presidential evaluation strengthens the partnership between board and president and sets the stage for enhanced performance. 

By giving attention to the five principles detailed in this guide, boards can approach presidential evaluation with confidence and competence, and presidents can approach it with serenity.


Download "The Board's Responsibility for Evaluating the President" here

 


A Guide to Developing Your Board Handbook

Written for the In Trust Center's member schools by experienced consultant Tracy Schier, A Guide to Developing Your Board Handbook describes the nine sections essential to your own custom board handbook.
 

Download "A Guide to Developing Your Board Handbook" here.