Published January 1996
by National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) .
Written in English
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Catholic Schools in Action - The Notre Dame Study of Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools in the US on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: U of Notre Dame. Catholic Schools and the Common Good provides intensive analysis of the distinctive character of Catholic schools After reading the book, one is not only convinced that Catholic schools have advantages for academic achievement―especially for low-income and minority youth―but one understands the mechanisms through which these advantages Cited by: There are 6, Catholic schools: 5, elementary; 1, secondary. 19 new schools opened; 93 consolidated or closed.* 1, schools have a waiting list for admission. Coeducational schools comprise % of elementary and % of secondary schools. At the secondary level, % of the schools are male and % are female. Publisher Summary. This chapter discusses one sector of the American private education system, that is, Catholic elementary schools. The chapter also discusses the question as to what degree, if at all, the existence and the goals of Catholic schools connect to the continuing problems of public schools.
Created Date: 6/13/ PM. By , the number of elementary schools had reached 6,, enrolling million pupils taught by 42, teachers, the great majority of whom were nuns. Secondary education likewise boomed. In , there were only about Catholic high schools, but by more than 1, were in operation. By way of background, my wife and I home educated our three children in the 's and 's through elementary school and then sent the kids to Catholic high schools. Introducing the catholic elementary school principal: What principals say about themselves, their values, their schools - ISBN Principal's Survival Guide - ISBN NCEA Our titles help all catholic educators and administrators have the professional resources to meet the highest standards of excellence in Catholic : Raymond J. Vercruysse.
Catholic schools generate social cohesion and preserve civic order in the local community • Neighborhood social cohesion decreases and disorder increases following the closure of a Catholic elementary school. (Brinig & Garnett, , p. ) • Police beats in Chicago that experienced at least one Catholic school closure had a higher crime rateFile Size: KB. The number of religious and priests in Catholic schools have continued to decline, while the laity continue to provide strong, effective leadership and it is they who will largely set the future of Catholic education. This book is divided into seven chapters and begins with a pre-test to allow readers to assess their legal knowledge. in Catholic primary and secondary schools in the United States and the United Kingdom since This landscape has three main characteristics. First, schol-arly debates about the curriculum in Catholic schools have been few, particularly empirically based discussions. Second, these debates have been led by U.S File Size: KB. Charism and Culture. This book explores how each Catholic school has a charism to be integrated throughout school culture and how it is also a spiritual asset to Catholic school vitality. U.S. Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools Member Price: $ Non Member Price: $