Handbook on Catholic Education
working on editing an International Handbook on Catholic Education
with Professor Gerald Grace through Springer Publications.
unifying theme of the Handbook will be "Catholic Education: challenges
and responses" reflecting a number of international settings,
examining church-state relations, the consequences of globalization,
the impact of secularization, the extent of Vatican II transformations
of educational policy and practice, issues of school leadership and
governance, and other contemporary issues. Two volumes of the Handbook
organized geographically, with Volume 1 covering the Americas, Europe,
the Middle East, Africa, and Australasia and Volume 2 covering India,
Indonesia, Philippines, Japan, South Korea,Taiwan, and Thailand.
Catholic School Research
The Legacy: Inner-City Catholic Elementary Schools in the United States
by Joseph M. O'Keefe, S.J., Jessica A. Greene, Susan Henderson,
Moira Connors, Erik Goldschmidt, and Katherine Schervish
book analyzes a survey conducted of Inner-City Catholic Elementary
Schools, including a profile of students enrolled in these schools;
staffing issues; and issues surrounding school structure.
Justice and Catholic Outreach in Schools and Departments of Education
at Jesuit Colleges and Universities
working on publishing a report on the Social Justice and Catholic
Outreach programs that are available at the 27 Jesuit Colleges and
Universities with schools or departments of education with Christopher
Morck and Aubrey J. Scheopner.
searches and interviews were conducted with the schools to determine
Social Justice opportunities that are available to students and support
that is offered to Catholic school staff at these institutions.