Team Members

Resources for accreditation visits

for volunteers participating in accreditation visits for public elementary, middle, and/or high schools

If you received an invitation to serve as a member of a NEASC Accreditation Visiting Team and are willing to accept the role, please accept the thanks of the Commission on Public Schools for the time and energy you will devote to the task. We wish you the best in your assignment.

Prior to your scheduled visit, your Team Chair will contact you regarding the specifics of the visit and the information on how to access the school’s Self-Reflection through NEASC's Accreditation Portal. Additional information will be provided to you through the NEASC-CPS office.

Lodging, meals, and reimbursement for mileage will be paid for by the host school. All Visiting Team Members will receive a certificate of participation. 

If you have any questions about the team visit please don't hesitate to contact us.

Accreditation Portal

Guides for use:


If you have any questions or need additional assistance after reviewing the guides, please contact Alyson Geary, Director:, 781-425-7736

Virtual Visits

Guidelines for Virtual Visits for Teams (pdf)
Going on a Virtual Visit (video)

Collaborative Conference Visits

Collaborative Conference Guide for Team Members (pdf)

Decennial Visits

Accreditation Team Visit Handbook (pdf)

Participating on a NEASC Visiting Team is a great opportunity. It is so valuable as a professional to look at things through this lens.
— Visiting Team Member, Committee on Public Secondary Schools

Not yet on a Team?

If you have not yet volunteered but are interested in serving on an Accreditaion Visiting Team, please first review the qualifications and application process.