Education

May 02, 2019
Back by popular demand, the second workshop to train teachers in the National Catholic Sisters Project curriculum promises to be bigger and better. It will build on the momentum established last June, welcoming newcomers and gathering up veterans of the acclaimed curriculum “Called and Consecrated...
April 24, 2019
Dr. Chris Samuel (religion teacher at St. Anthony’s Catholic HS in San Antonio) and Rosi Cortez (Director of Mission and Ministry at St. Anthony’s Catholic HS and Incarnate Word HS in San Antonio) discuss student responses to the NCSP #curriculum and what they gain from being introduced to the...
April 15, 2019
Showcasing the breadth of religious life is a priority for Sister Carolyn Puccio, CSJ, and her alliance with the National Catholic Sisters Project has helped her do just that. Sister Carolyn takes her job title seriously: Delegate for Consecrated Life for the Archdiocese of St. Paul &...
July 25, 2018
This season finale follows the story of Sr Betty McKenzie, CSJ and her journey as a civil disobedience and peace activist. Transcript: Sr Betty: I was active with the peace community and we had done civil disobedience. I have done civil disobedience in the Twin Cities several times, but I also...
July 18, 2018
More than 70 people participated in an inaugural workshop that equipped teachers with the National Catholic Sisters Project’s acclaimed new curriculum. Hosted June 11-13 at the Oblate Renewal Center in San Antonio, the workshop was led by Curriculum Coordinator Dr. Ann D. David and included...
July 16, 2018
As I looked over the photographs from our June curriculum workshop, I couldn’t help but see – over and over – all the smiles. Scattered among those photographs were looks of deep concentration and thought, sure, but the smiles stand out. Whether participants are in small groups, listening to a...
June 06, 2018
This episode marks the end of our two-part special on Roman Catholic Women Priests. We follow the story of Diane Dougherty, former nun and ordained Priest at First Metropolitan Church. Transcript: Pa Ying: “I always wondered why there were no women at the altar, only men.” -Sr Leticia Rawles...
May 25, 2018
The first time  I met with Sister Susie after we were paired up felt like catching up with an old friend.  We instantly bonded over our love for our families and our passion for education, specifically at the elementary level.  While talking with Sister Susie about her life, I...
May 22, 2018
When I was finally able to meet with Sister Eleanor, I was extremely excited. After our meeting, I discovered that she and I are similar but different. For starters, Sister Eleanor’s baptismal name is Eleanor but her religious name was Sister Daniel Anne. Anne is the nickname all my friends from...
May 15, 2018
Education has been a passion for Sister Susie since she was young.  She attended Catholic school for the duration of her childhood spanning through her teenage years. She went on to attend both Caldwell University and Seton Hall University, where she obtained multiple degrees. She has had a...