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Will More Catholic Schools Pivot From Common Core to Classical Education? – National Catholic Register
“Until a hundred years ago, education was ordered toward the pursuit of two goals: wisdom and virtue. Liberal learning was understood as essential to form leaders and citizens for a free and just society. It inspired students to contemplate all that is true, good, and …
The classical curriculum of Chesterton Academy — a 2014 School of Excellence on The Cardinal Newman Society’s Catholic Education Honor Roll — has captivated the attention of parents and educators, leading to an influx of new schools adopting the curriculum across the country. This fall, …
Chesterton In the News! Listen to the 1.15.16 radio interview with Theresa Jace about all things Chesterton Academy. The interview starts at about the 8:20 mark. http://tiny.cc/psi38x
The Bishop Who Wants to Bring Great Books to the Midwest, A pastor who read his way into the Church seeks to bring the gift of the classics to the masses.
“Bishop James D. Conley of Lincoln, Neb., shared with readers how great literature has had a profound impact on his life. Now, he is striving to bring the gifts of Western civilization and Catholic culture to as many others as possible.” “There was no religious …
““I used to think that liberal arts degrees were a complete waste of time,” Matuson admitted in her piece. However, she changed her mind after witnessing her daughter’s experience of the liberal arts in high school, which impressed her through the students’ confidence and creativity.” …