Core Marketing Video

NACM has created a brief 3-minute video detailing the content of the Core.  The Core video is a primer on the development, application and use of NACM’s long-standing foundation of court administration training and educational programming.  We hope you utilize this resource to introduce the…

Check your mail!!!

NACM‘s 2015 Guide, The Core® in Practice, is being mailed to all NACM members. The Guide provides details of the Core and how it can be used to strengthen court professionals through application, use and implementation. The intended audience for this…

First Curriculum is now available!

The first of thirteen (13) curricula, Caseflow and Workflow, has been posted and is now available on the Core website – nacmcore.org. This posting demonstrates the depth of the resource material that will be made available by NACM for use by…

The Core in Practice

Coming soon…. NACM’s 2015 Guide, The Core in Practice, will be a brief primer on what is contained within the Core and the multitude of ways it can be used to benefit courts through application, use and implementation. Competent court…

Core Website Updates

As the curriculum for each of the competencies is being finalized, the website is undergoing changes to accommodate streamlined access to all curricula.  A new Resources section will be added to ‘View Related Curriculum.’  This new navigation will provide easy transition…

Curriculum Development Update

The curriculum designs have commenced for each of the thirteen (13) competencies within the Core.  The goal of the NACM Core Curriculum Design project is to build designs that will be flexible enough to allow a faculty member to build…

Core Support: Identity

We’ve spent a great deal of time discussing the structure and interface of the Core. Those are important details, but we haven’t addressed the look and feel of the Core, which has a big impact on how it is perceived.…

Core Summary

A one page Core Module Summary has been created depicting each module and their associated competencies.  NACM believes the document will prove useful when sharing details of the Core whether it be in an informal setting or through formal educational or training…

Core Support: Discovery

The Core is composed of 13 competencies organized into 3 modules and more deeply connected by more than a dozen components. These varying degrees of organization are in place to encourage organic discovery. Let’s talk about the broad categories first:…

Core Curriculum Development Update

Developing an educational curriculum is more than creating course outlines and PowerPoint presentations. Curriculum design involves a detailed process for ensuring that the intended use is well-defined, the potential audiences and their needs are identified, and the delivery methods are determined. In addition,…

Core Support: The Structure

In 2014, NACM set out to redevelop the Core Competencies that had served the court management community so well since 1990. This site is the result of that effort. At launch, the new core is composed of 13 competencies spanning…

Core webinar recorded and posted on NACM site

The Core Webinar held on December 19, 2014 is now available for viewing in the ‘Members Only’ section of the NACM website – nacmnet.org.  Many thanks to the over 100 people who joined the webinar.  Information shared included a historical perspective, project…

Introducing the New Core System

In 1990, the National Association for Court Management (NACM) surveyed its members to evaluate the goals, priorities, and services of the association. What emerged from that survey was a clear desire from the field for national programs that were relevant…