Educating for the Future

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Forming Young People for the Future Church by Michael McVeigh

In an increasingly diverse society, Catholic educators must understand that young people will be drawn to God through many different pathways.

In 2017, Australia’s Catholic bishops conducted a survey of young people aged 16-30 across Australia. More than 15,000 young people completed the survey, 81% of them between the ages of 16 and 18.

The report from […]

Forming Young People for the Future Church by Michael McVeigh2019-01-23T17:27:59+11:00

Parents & Children – Educating for the Future by Karl Rodrigues

Formed in late 2013, Catholic School Parents Australia (CSPA) is recognised as the national body representing and advocating for the parents of over 766,000 children and young people who attend the 1737 Catholic schools across Australia. Driven by their core values of Integrity, Respect, Faith and Inclusivity, CSPA supports and celebrates the holistic education (cognitive, […]

Parents & Children – Educating for the Future by Karl Rodrigues2019-01-23T17:28:44+11:00

A New Learning Approach for the 21st Century by John Phelan

From the time of the industrial revolution through to the end of the 20th century, schools didn’t change all that much. There were advances in curriculum and technology (especially with the widespread introduction of computers in the 1990s), but the basic principle of classroom learning remained the same: the wise teacher stood at the front […]

A New Learning Approach for the 21st Century by John Phelan2019-01-14T08:06:41+11:00

How can we Prepare our Children for the Future of Work? by Jim Bright

One of the fundamental challenges for humankind is how we respond to change. For John Henry Newman, “to live is to change”. This applies to our work as much as anything else. Work has, is, and always will be changing. It is no surprise that Newman published his thoughts on change in 1845 towards the […]

How can we Prepare our Children for the Future of Work? by Jim Bright2019-01-14T10:05:06+11:00