Unique program connects Canadian Church, schools

Pre-Vatican II babies remember it as if it were yesterday: Who made you? God made me? Why did God make you? To love Him in this world and to serve Him and be with Him in the next world.

    Helping students see the light

    TORONTO - Since its inception four decades ago the Famous PEOPLE Players blacklight show has toured the world several times and been featured in films and documentaries. Now the show’s inspirational message of acceptance and inclusion is being taken into classrooms.

      Respected educator Kostoff stepping down

      MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - After spending the better part of four decades with the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board, John Kostoff will soon be saying goodbye.

        Basilian future looks to the past

        TORONTO - The 200-year tradition of Basilian education is taking a new path into the future — a path first walked by the disciples Jesus sent out two-by-two to connect with the villages of Galilee and change the world.

          St. Mike’s dean a 21st-century thinker

          TORONTO - James Ginther wants the truth. He finds it by getting help from people all around the world.

            King’s puts another green notch in its belt

            King’s University College has always been green, said principal David Sylvester, not just in its school colours but also in practice.

            • By Jean Ko Din, The Catholic Register

              School, community centre to consolidate under one roof

              TORONTO - The Toronto Catholic District School Board and Villa Charities are entering a unique partnership to build a new state-of-the-art shared facility that will house Dante Alighieri Academy and the Columbus Centre.

              • By Evan Boudreau, The Catholic Register

                TCDSB trustees vote down motion to delay sex-ed implementation

                TORONTO - A motion calling for the province to delay implementation of Ontario's controversial new sex-ed curriculum in Toronto Catholic schools has been defeated.

                • By Catholic Register Staff

                  TCDSB project aims to mend poor relations with First Nations

                  TORONTO - In the province’s largest and most urbanized Catholic school board, efforts are being made to mend the wounds caused by Indian residential schools.

                  • By Evan Boudreau, The Catholic Register

                    Revised religious ed curriculum approved

                    For the first time in 20 years six- and seven-year-olds are getting new religion textbooks, their teachers are getting new lesson plans and parents are getting new ways of helping kids in religion class.

                    • By Michael Swan, The Catholic Register

                      Student strike has minimal effect on Catholic schools

                      TORONTO - As thousands of parents pulled their children from school for a week in protest of Ontario’s sex-ed curriculum, it seems the majority taking part are from the province’s public schools.