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#WhereACETakesYou Events with ACE Teaching Fellows

on Wednesday, 26 August 2020.

Where ACE Takes You Events

Thanks for your interest in our Where ACE Takes You series!

Each week, we will feature a panel of ACE graduates, ACE interns, and ACE ambassadors. They will share formative college experiences and communities that led them to ACE Teaching Fellows. We encourage you to look for a topic that aligns with your personal interests and join the conversation to learn more.

Sign up below and check back after each event to watch the recording. We look forward to seeing you there!

Problem-Solving with Passion

Kenna Arana on Wednesday, 24 February 2021.

Brynn Johnson - Problem-Solving with Passion

The past year has left many feeling drained, but teachers like Brynn Johnson, a fifth- and sixth-grade science teacher at the Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans, persist in teaching with passion and a readiness to problem-solve.

“I applaud all teachers everywhere because there was this huge moment where all teachers had to come together and collectively figure out what we do now,” says Brynn, who taught in Birmingham as part of ACE 14. “It’s real-life problem-solving, and it’s happening on a day-to-day basis.”

Stand Firm in Our Strengths: St. Joseph’s Indian School Named Best Nonprofit of 2020

on Friday, 12 February 2021.

By: Danielle Kucera, St. Joseph’s Indian School

St. Joseph's Indian School COC Best Nonprofit Award

 In 2020, St. Joseph's Indian School—a member of the American Indian Catholic Schools Network (AICSN) demonstrated what it means to be St. Joe Strong to its employees, our community and our state. When it would have been easy to take a "sit tight and see what happens" approach to the pandemic, the organization exercised foresight in every measure. For that, the school was recognized as Best Nonprofit by the Chamberlain-Oacoma Area Chamber of Commerce at an awards gala on Saturday, February 6, 2021.                               

St. Joseph's Indian School Celebrates Catholic Schools Week

on Friday, 29 January 2021.

By: Danielle Kucera, St. Joseph’s Indian School

St. Joseph Indian School Celebrates Catholic Schools Week

(Chamberlain, S.D.) –From January 31 to February 6, St. Joseph’s Indian School—a member of the American Indian Catholic Schools Network—celebrates National Catholic Schools Week.

Catholic Schools Week is an annual tradition that began in 1974. Catholic schools nationwide commemorate with celebrations, Masses, and activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. The weeklong events celebrate Catholic traditions and Catholic education's value on both a local and national level.

Celebrate Good Times? Even Amid a Pandemic, Catholic Schools Bring the Joy

Tim Will on Wednesday, 27 January 2021.

Celebrate Good Times? Even Amid a Pandemic, Catholic Schools Bring the Joy

“Umm...what are we celebrating, Miss Ogden?”

The voice came through Kathy Ogden’s computer speakers, barely audible over the uplifting beats of “Celebration” by Kool & The Gang.

“We just finished our first full day of virtual learning!” was Kathy’s energetic answer.

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