“When I first read about the vision of the Camino Schools, my heart leapt. Families in and around Orange County now have the opportunity to give their children the gift of an education that is truly rooted in authentic human flourishing, and I could not be more grateful to be part of it.”
Chris Weir joins the podcast to discuss The Camino Schools, an effort to renew California’s culture through classical education.
For August, we featured Chris Weir, Executive Director of the Camino Schools, to talk about the Christian vision on Education. How does the Christian approach to education differ from the modern/secular approach?
In light of the recent exponential growth of classical education, many have begun to ask about the tangible results. In other words, aside from a more inspiring vision statement, are the outcomes of the classical approach really any different from those of more conventional schools?
This excerpt is taken from The Case for Catholic Education: Why Parents, Teachers, and Politicians Should Reclaim the Principles of Catholic Pedagogy by Ryan N.S. Topping (Angelico Press, 2015). It gives an excellent overview of the key events and ways of thinking that have come to influence the current state of Catholic education and what […]
The Camino Schools was recently featured in the OC Register publication. An excerpt below: The Camino Schools plans to make its way to Orange County in the next two years, seeking to establish two campuses in 2024 and 2025. Although specific details are still in the works, the Catholic-centered schools want to establish two single-sex […]