faith-schools

Where next for Catholic Schools? – Maria Steen

Irish Catholic columnist Maria Steen on why she believes it is time for the Church to consider a radical new approach to Catholic Schools.

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Faith Based Schools in a Pluralist Society – Archbishop D Martin

A reflection from Archbishop Diarmuid Martin at the National Education Conference organised by The Irish Catholic

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Future of faith-based schools – Francis Campbell

Keynote address by Francis Campbell at the 2016 National Education Conference organised by The Irish Catholic

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Faith-based Schools – Baroness Nuala O’Loan

Address by Baroness Nuala O’Loan at a National Conference on the future of faith-based schools organised by The Irish Catholic.

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The British experience of faith schools – Ruth Kelly

Address by Ruth Kelly, former UK Education Secretary at a National Conference on the future of faith-based schools organised by The Irish Catholic.

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Catholic Education in a pluralist age – Dr Daire Keogh

Address by Dr Daire Keogh at a National Conference on the future of faith-based schools organised by The Irish Catholic.

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The right to opt into Religious Education

The debate re ERB … Prof Eamonn Conway affirms that both Church and State support freedom from religion along with freedom of religion.

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The contradiction in the ERB proposal for faith schools

Dr Tom Finnegan from the Iona Institute on the fundamental contradiction for Catholic Primary Schools in the proposed new Education about Religions and Beliefs curriculum.

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Teaching religion and inclusion in Catholic Schools

Fr Michael Drumm and Clare Clifford discuss the NCCA consultation about RE in primary schools and admissions policies for Catholic schools.

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Education about Religions and Beliefs in our Primary Schools

Maeve Mahon and Kate Liffey discuss their concerns about the proposed new Education about Religions and Beliefs (ERB) and Ethics curriculum for Primary schools.

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The Ethos of a Catholic Primary School

Julieann Moran and Hazel O’Connor present this CPSMA training video for Boards of Management in regard to the ethos of a Catholic Primary school.

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Sharing Good Practice on the Inclusion of all Pupils

Fr Michael Drumm introduces this document from the Catholic Schools Partnership on the education of all pupils in Catholic primary schools.

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How inclusive are Catholic Schools?

In this latest episode of ‘A Question of Faith’ a panel of guests discuss inclusion in light of a new CSP document for primary Schools and the new RE curriculum.

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What makes a Catholic School Catholic?

An expert panel discusses the question ‘what makes a catholic school catholic’? and looks in detail at a self-assessment process for Primary schools.

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