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Carl Loesch: For Family and Community

on Thursday, 21 September 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Carl Loesch, Alliance for Catholic Education

Humility and hard work characterize Carl Loesch’s career in Catholic education. Though Loesch, the Secretary for Catholic Education in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, recently earned The Michael Pressley Award for Excellence in Catholic Education, he is quick to use his spotlight to thank those who helped him ascend to his position.

Brynn Johnson: Education Through Expedition

on Monday, 11 September 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Brynn Johnson Education through Expedition

Ask Brynn Johnson what she does for a living, and she may tell you that she is a teacher. Or maybe, she will tell you that she is a global curriculum designer, a multi-continental traveler, or an Arctic scientific researcher. She has, after all, worn each of these titles during her career as an educator.

Dr. Dan Bowen: The Importance of Extracurriculars

on Wednesday, 30 August 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Dr. Dan Bowen - Texas A & M

Before he became an award-winning education researcher, Dan Bowen, Ph.D., was an improv coach. A middle school improv coach, to be precise.

Rachel Luna: A Surprise Speaker

on Thursday, 24 August 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Rachel Luna: Surprise Speaker

An unexpected guest brought tears to many eyes at the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education Commencement this summer. At the invitation of Fr. Tim Scully, C.S.C.,  Rachel Luna, an 18-year-old recent graduate of Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary High School in Montebello, CA, closed the ceremony with an eloquent expression of gratitude for the ACE teachers who have greatly impacted her education.

Notre Dame ACE Academies Welcomes St. Patrick School

Theo Helm on Thursday, 24 August 2017.

St. Patrick Catholic School in Largo, Florida, is the newest member of the Alliance for Catholic Education’s Notre Dame ACE Academies in partnership with the Diocese of St. Petersburg beginning this school year. The Notre Dame ACE Academies are a network of academically excellent, financially sustainable, and distinctively Catholic K-8 schools that operate through the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education.

St. Patrick Notre Dame ACE Academies

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