World class speakers. Challenging times. Practical wisdom.

“Our aim is to call parents to a Catholic education that is more faithful, more beautiful, more fully alive. Not just an academic exercise, but a living tradition that bears fruit throughout a lifetime and across generations.”

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Dale Ahlquist

One of the most respected G.K. Chesterton scholars in the world, Dale Ahlquist is President of the Society of Gilbert Keith Chesterton. He is also the publisher of Gilbert! magazine, and the creator and host of the popular EWTN series, The Apostle of Common Sense. An internationally renowned speaker, Dale has given more than 600 lectures at conferences, diocesan events, and prestigious institutions including Yale, Columbia, Cornell, Notre Dame, Oxford, the Vatican Forum in Rome, and the House of Lords in London. He is also the co-founder of Chesterton Academy, a classical high school in Minneapolis, Minnesota, rated one of the Top 50 Catholic High Schools in the nation, and is the chairman of the Chesterton Schools network, which now includes fifteen high schools in the U.S., Canada and Italy. He and his wife Laura live in Minneapolis and have six children.

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Why this series?

“We really love the idea of a series that addresses some of the specific issues we’re dealing with in our family. We need solid, creative, time-tested solutions to the problems we have right now — explained in the context of the Church’s big-picture philosophies on education and engaging our culture.”
— Katherine and Chris

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Dr. Andrew Seeley

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On Saturday, November 17th we had an evening with Dr. Andrew Seeley, Director of Advanced Formation at the Institute for Catholic Liberal Education (ICLE). Dr. Seeley leads conferences, workshops and consultations for K-12 Catholic schools around the country, dedicated to recovering and renewing the Catholic educational tradition. A passionate teacher and learner, Dr. Seeley is a Tutor at Thomas Aquinas College in California, and a member of the Scholar Advisory Board at Wyoming Catholic College and National Policy Advisory Board for the Catholic High School Honor Roll. The Catholic Church has thousands of years of experience in educating in the light of the Gospel and under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. Dr. Seeley spoke on the wisdom the Church has gathered to help parents direct the education of their children.

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Rich Moss

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On October 19th we had an evening with Rich Moss, Director of Admissions at The Heights School in Potomac, Maryland. A graduate of The Heights, and the University of Notre Dame for undergraduate and law degrees, Rich left a career at a major Washington, D.C. law firm for his dream job: teaching at The Heights. Rich also teaches AP US Government and hosts the popular Heights Forum Podcast. Rich offered practical advice for raising contemplatives in a digital age, the role of technology in our homes, and how to use it in ways that bring your family together.

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Christopher Check

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On September 14th we had an evening with the President of Catholic Answers. Chris spoke about the importance of storytelling, literature, art, music and poetry in the home. Chris also provided some practical "nuts and bolts" about how to be primary educators in home, public, or Catholic schools. LEARN MORE ABOUT CHRIS | LISTEN TO THE TALK


7pm AVE MARIA hall

 6853 S. Prince St. Littleton CO 80120

 

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“The goal is to begin cultivating the Remembrance of our Catholic educational culture; the Renewal of that culture in our homes, parishes, and schools; and a Relationship among interested families, faculty, and priests.”