Catholic School Matters

Dr. Tim Uhl, the dynamic Catholic school superintendent of Montana Catholic schools, interviews thought leaders in Catholic education.
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Dec 26, 2016

The energetic elementary principal in San Antonio has tripled the enrollment at St. Mary Magdalene.

Dec 19, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews Terry Shields, the Executive Director of the Nativity Miguel Coalition.  They discuss the innovative Nativity/Miguel model and the impact the schools have had on Catholic education.

Dec 12, 2016

Mary Beth Mueller, the longtime superintendent of the vibrant Diocese of Phoenix schools, offers wisdom for emerging Catholic administrators and thoughts on the challenges and successes of Catholic schools in Phoenix.

Dec 5, 2016

In lucky episode #13, Chris Mominey, the COO and Secretary for Education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, discusses the innovative governance models and the successes within his archdiocese.  Mominey also discusses his work toward changing the culture of the Catholic schools toward a growth mindset.

Nov 28, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews Christian Dallavis, the senior Director of Leadership Programs at the innovative and influential ACE (Alliance for Catholic Education) program at Notre Dame.

Nov 22, 2016

This episode features a guest host (Mike Rogers) interviewing Dr. Uhl about why he started the podcast, what he's learned, and what's ahead.

Nov 21, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews the dynamic 3rd grade teacher at St. Margaret Mary School in Omaha, Nebraska.  Known as "Barb from Nebraska" on Twitter, Barb is able to cultivate an active social media presence while practicing innovative teaching practices at her school school.

Nov 14, 2016

Dr. Mary Chase of Creighton University explores the role of Catholic universities in society and in supporting our Catholic school systems.

Nov 7, 2016

Fr. James Martin shares his thoughts about America, the Church, and innovations in education.

Oct 31, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews the dynamic Aussie Jonathan Doyle, founder of the "Going Deeper" faith formation series for Catholic educators.

Oct 24, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews the co-founder of the Seton Partners, a Catholic philanthropy group who supports blended learning and other innovative programs.

Oct 17, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews Dr. John James from Saint Louis University about their Billiken Teaching Corps and other innovative Catholic education programs.  Dr. James shares his philosophy on Catholic education as the "heart" of the faith.

Oct 10, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews the Executive Director of the St. Labre Indian School network, Curtis Yarlott.  Located in southeast Montana, the schools serve students tuition-free from the Northern Cheyenne and Crow reservations.

Oct 3, 2016

Dr. Uhl interviews Dr. Martin Scanlan of Boston College about outreach to Hispanic Catholics, the development of the two-way immersion model, and other ways to understand this "sacred" educational enterprise.

Sep 26, 2016

Dr. Uhl inteviews Anna Larriviere, the long-time superintendent of Catholic schools for the Diocese of Lafayette (LA).  They discuss the changing demands of the job of principal and the challenges moving forward.

Sep 26, 2016

Dr. Uhl inteviews Dr. Kevin Baxter, the dynamic superintendent of elementary and secondary Catholic schools in Los Angeles.  Dr. Baxter shares his thoughts on the future of Catholic schools and what's working in Los Angeles.

Sep 26, 2016

The first episode of "Catholic School Matters" with Dr. Tim Uhl features an interview with Dr. Tom Burnford, the president/CEO of the National Catholic Education Association.