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Indy’s Catholic-to-charter school experiment comes to an end

Any other week, the announcement that the Padua Academy and Andrew Academy charter schools in Indianapolis were giving up their charters would have been big education news.  537 more words

Archdiocese Cautions Catholic Schools About Taking ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

CHICAGO (CBS) – The Chicago Catholic archdiocese is throwing a little cold water on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, the viral phenomenon that is dominating social media lately. 225 more words


Religion should be an elective course - Globe Editorial

Ongoing series of issues that emerge with funding of Catholic schools in Ontario:

In case there was any doubt, the Ontario Superior Court recently ruled the exemption not only applies to religious courses, but also to liturgies and retreats.

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Exemptions from religion in Catholic schools

Dear Pope Francis,

In today’s newspaper, I read about parents who choose to send their children to the Catholic schools here in Ontario, yet want them exempted from religion classes so they can do courses they feel are more suited to employment and post-secondary education. 641 more words


Catholic Schools Prepare for Medical Emergencies

 The Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach will be providing medical training to all 700 school employees.

In its continuing efforts to provide a safe learning environment for its students, the Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach is providing medical training, including First Responder, to all of its 700 school employees on Monday, August 11 and Tuesday, August 12. 642 more words


10 Facts Every Catholic Should Know About the Common Core #stopcommoncore #ccss

Cardinal Newman Society -

As a part of The Cardinal Newman Society’s work to help Catholic families, educators and Church leaders better understand the Common Core State Standards and to protect the extraordinary legacy of Catholic schooling, the Newman Society has released “ 94 more words

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