This weekend’s edition of Catholic School Matters will mark the final edition of this school year. So I’ve put a collection of the most important COVID resources in one place as well as including some articles I’ve come across in the past week to spark some thought.
The Top 5:
In this week’s newsletter, I’m focusing a bit on testifying and sharing the good news of your schools. I’ve also connected some great resources and here is the Top 5:
The Newsletter can be found here. This week’s top 5:
It’s Sunday again which means another edition of Catholic School Matters tackling the confusing reality of planning for the fall. I think that’s the block of ice we’re all trying to carve into a masterpiece before it melts. I say “Sunday again” because I find myself looking at the calendar more often just to remind myself what day it is.
This week, Frank Donaldson of ISPD is the sponsor and I highlight some of his summer online classes through University of Dayton to assist leaders through this crisis. This week’s Catholic School Matters podcast features one long-form conversation with Tom Barrett, the Aussie blogger and consultant who I’ve been following for years.
The Top 5 for this week:
The link to this week’s newsletter.
Last week’s Catholic School Matters podcast featured an interview with Dr. Eric Wearne of Kennesaw State discussing the “Open Letter to Independent School Leaders,” and Leslie De Leonardis, the STEM Director at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, also joined the podcast to discuss how valuable and relevant STEM can be in a remote learning environment. This week I’ll be joined by two outstanding school leaders—Tom Campbell of Our Lady of Good Counsel HS outside DC and Mary Patrick from St. Stephen’s outside Baltimore. The Top 5: