?What is a local chapter?
Local chapters are made up of two or more individuals who are working collaboratively to support one specific school.
?I’m interested in starting up a local chapter! Where do I begin?
- Talk with your principal
- Submit a School Profile and application (find them online at crae.lasierra.edu or call 951.785.2997 for a copy)
- An AACE consultant will contact you to continue this process!
?I’m not an educator; are there still things I can do as an Ambassador?
AACE will collaboratively work with your school and volunteer base to identify problem areas and focus on solutions that fit the needs of each specific campus. AACE will provide training and support for these volunteers who will be an active voice and supporter in the community for Adventist education.
?What will AACE volunteers (“Ambassadors”) do?
Ambassadors will be involved in areas such as:
o Strategic planning
o Designing websites
o Networking in the community
o Developing marketing strategies
o Planning community events
o Organizing fundraising ventures
o Assisting the local pastor with Education Sabbath programs and home visitations
?Who will Ambassadors report to?
Ambassadors will work in collaboration with the school principal/head teacher.
?Will Ambassadors receive any training before working with schools?
Yes, AACE will provide training materials and videos that will cover information on the benefits of Adventist education, suggested scripts for home visitations, etc
?Will AACE screen potential Ambassadors?
All Ambassadors must be background checked and cleared through the local school or conference channels. AACE will require a copy of their clearance before certifying them as Ambassadors.