Classes and Educational Opportunities

Leading With Diversity Workshop

A three hour session for Local Association leaders and staff to develop and articulate a business case for inclusion and diversity, define what diversity means in your community, and take action that will help you move your association along its path to inclusion of diversity in your leadership. Workshop participants weigh the benefits of working with local chapters of multicultural real estate organizations and use the Diversity Toolkit (available at to help develop action plans that form the basis for a Diversity Initiative Grant.
Contact:  Ryan Davis, Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, at

Smart Growth for the 21st Century Class

Offer and sponsor this four-hour course that teaches REALTORS® state-of-the-art community planning concepts, the value of smart growth neighborhoods to homebuyers and their communities and how REALTORS® can help make smart growth happen.
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Contact:  Hugh Morris at 202-383-1278 or

Candidate Training Academy

Collaborate with NAR’s professional campaign consultants to help groom your REALTOR® champions to be viable and successful candidates for public office. This training class walks a candidate step-by-step through the process, from making the decision to run, to fundraising, to Get-Out-The-Vote efforts on Election Day.
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Contact:  John Winston at 202-383-1235 or

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