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Baltimore's Catholic Schools Get 3D Printers

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Technology that’s changing everything from manufacturing to medicine is coming to all of the Catholic schools in the Baltimore archdiocese.

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Fostering the Parish and School Relationship

Fr. James Mulligan, CSC, is a well-known and popular figure in Catholic education in Canada. His passion for Catholic education and insights into its challenges and future always draw huge crowds at professional development conferences. 342 more words

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COMMON CORE STARTED AS A GREAT IDEA...

Okay, I’m just gonna say it: THE IDEA BEHIND COMMON CORE WAS GOOD. The higher standards and nationally leveled curriculum was a good, honest idea. Teaching kids to think critically is a good idea. 820 more words

Catholic Schools in the United States

Father Thomas Maikowski attended Catholic schools in his hometown of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and earned two bachelor’s degrees, one from Milwaukee’s Saint Francis de Sales College and the other from Notre Dame College in Saint Louis. 307 more words

Father Thomas Maikowski

Rose McGrath of Battle Creek, MI Beats Cancer (leukemia), Then Gets Expelled From St. Joseph Middle School For Poor Attendence ... because of treatment

CBS NEWS — A 12-year-old Michigan girl who just made it through the biggest fight of her life has been dealt another blow.

In August 2012, Rose McGrath, of Battle Creek, was diagnosed with leukemia. 101 more words

Culture

Droves of Dysfunction

Walking on Trampolines by Frances Whiting is a new novel filled with colorful characters. The name of the main character, Tallulah de Longland, is magical! There are many other people in this book who comprise the universe she lives in, many of whom are the epitome of dysfunction, but that is what makes the story all the more interesting. 171 more words

Catholic Common Core - Informational Text or Propaganda

Are “informational texts” a gateway to promulgating propaganda in new CC books?

A fellow CC warrior shared some pages from her son’s new Common Core aligned English Language Arts book being used in a Catholic school. 975 more words

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