Christian Education

Christian Education October 14th, 2021

Christian school association joins lawsuit to oppose Biden administration mandate allowing transgender athletes to compete in women’s sports

The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) has joined 20 attorneys general in a lawsuit against the Biden Administration mandate that interprets Title IX protections in such a way that biological males who identify as female would be allowed to compete against female student athletes. One of the pressing concerns—inside and outside of Christian education—is about…
Christian Education October 13th, 2021

Catholic Schools in New York See Increase in Enrollment amid Public School Declines

Catholic schools in the Capital Region of New York near Albany are reporting significant growth in enrollment with a 4% increase from the previous year. This enrollment surge is occurring at the same time as public schools in the region have seen an average decrease of 2.3% according to a report by the Empire Center. According…
Christian Education October 8th, 2021

Innovative St. Louis Catholic School Teacher Honored for Excellence in STEM

An engineer turned middle school teacher at a Catholic school in St. Louis, MO has been nationally recognized with the PLTW Outstanding Teacher award. The annual award is given to teachers who go above and beyond to empower their students in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Lion spoke with the teacher, Michael Herries, about…
Christian Education October 5th, 2021

Redlands Christian Schools Celebrate Growth, a Century of Christian Education

At the end of September, Redlands Christian Schools (RCS) celebrated a century of Christian education in Southern California with a weekend event. Just over 100 years ago, on September 12, 1921, RCS began meeting in a two-room schoolhouse about a mile from their current location. On their first official school day, 42 students attended. After merging…