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"Play Like a Champion" Accreditation

November 18, 2010Bill SchmittCategories: Default and Recent Publications

ACE’s “Play Like a Champion Today” educational series has received national accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Coaching Education (NCACE). Supported by social science research and emphasizing such moral principles as justice, caring, respect, and solidarity, “Play Like a Champion Today” develops and offers coaching clinics and parents’ workshops in partnership with athletic leagues, youth sport organizations, and high schools around the United States and Canada. More than 18,000 coaches and 3,000 parents have participated in “Play Like a Champion Today” workshops. Read More

ACE Honored by Catholic Charities

October 20, 2010Bill SchmittCategories: Default and Recent Publications

People and organizations of the University of Notre Dame, including the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE), were honored with special awards from Catholic Charities USA at an Oct. 19 presentation ceremony in the rpess box of Notre Dame Stadium.

Catholic Charities, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, is presenting special Centennial Awards to 100 recipients through 2010 for their contributions to the reduction of poverty in the US and an extraordinary commitment to the vision and mission of Catholic Charities USA Read More

Joyce Johnstone Receives Statewide Award Oct. 16

October 18, 2010Bill SchmittCategories: Default and Recent Publications

Joyce Johnstone, Ph.D., who is the Ryan Director of Educational Outreach in the Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) at the University of Notre Dame, has been honored as Professor of the Year by the Indiana Council for Exceptional Children (INCEC), representing leaders statewide in the field of special education. Read More

Conference on Human Nature & Children

September 20, 2010Bill SchmittCategories: Default and Recent Publications

The Center for Children and Families, part of Notre Dame’s Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI), will host a symposium Oct. 10-12, probing human nature as experienced and influenced in early life. Here’s video on raising moral kids from Center for Children and Families symposium planner Darcia Narvaez. Read More