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Center for Literacy Education Hosts First Annual O’Shaughnessy Summer Literacy Institute

Theresa Steinmeyer on Saturday, 21 July 2018.

Center for Literacy Education First Annual Summit

“Kids who identify themselves as poor readers read for one reason, and one reason only,” said Ernest Morrell, co-director of ACE’s Center for Literacy Education. “Because they have to.”

"Go to the Margins": Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ, Visits ACE

Theresa Steinmeyer on Thursday, 19 July 2018.

Fr. Greg Boyle Alliance for Catholic Education Notre Dame

“It is a lie, when we talk of a God that doesn’t comfort us,” Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ, told the ACE community last week. “And so we go to the margins, and we imagine a circle of compassion, and we imagine nobody’s standing outside that circle.”

Flannery O'Connor Honored with Michael Pressley Award for Excellence in Catholic Education

Audrey Scott on Friday, 13 July 2018.

Flannery O'Connor Pressley Award

My parents named me Flannery O’Connor . . . 

knowing of the author, but probably not knowing that my life would be centered around Catholic education.”

Michael Debri Honored with Michael Pressley Award for Excellence in Catholic Education

Audrey Scott on Friday, 13 July 2018.

Michael Debri Pressley Award

Do you have what it takes to be a saint?

At All Saints Academy in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Principal Michael Debri is heading up a vital mission to make sure his students do.

Dr. Anna Arias Awarded the 2018 Michael Pressley Award for a Promising Scholar in the Education Field

Audrey Scott on Thursday, 12 July 2018.

Dr. Anna Arias 2018 Pressley Award

“How do you make rainbows?”

Dr. Anna Arias asked her students this question, and then she stepped back.

“Watching them play with the prisms, figure it out, think it through–it’s a delight to see them do that. I enjoy helping students figure out how to learn and figure out the science themselves,” she says.

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