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FaithShort Take
Jim McDermott
Groups calling for the removal of books from libraries and school curricula today would do well to consider the Catholic Church’s experiences with attempting to censor authors.
The cast of ‘Abbott Elementary’ (photo: ABC)
Arts & CultureTelevision
Elyse Durham
‘Abbott Elementary’ manages to be both hilarious and honest about life in the classroom.
A view of the historic district of Greenwich, Conn.
Politics & SocietyNews
Susan Haigh - The Associated Press
When asked why he does not want to hire Catholics, the Connecticut public school principal said that if someone is “raised a hardcore Catholic, it's like they're brainwashed. You can never change their mindset.”
A stock photo of a teacher's hands in a classroom with some students.
FaithFaith in Focus
Anne M. Carpenter
A professor reflects on the difficulties and opportunities presented by teaching reluctant students.
FaithJesuit School Spotlight
Ryan Duns, S.J.
Like cooking, teaching is an art. Give your whole heart to it and know that your students will be fed.
Arts & CultureShort Take
Patrick Cullinan
A dearth of classical education causes everyone’s education to suffer.