Title * Dcn. Dr. Fr. Miss Mrs. Ms. Mr. Sr. Personal Email Address * School Email Address * Your Phone Number * What is the name AND city of the school at which you will be teaching? * In which diocese is your school located? * Principal's Email Address * Are you a practicing Catholic? * Yes No Other Which parish (or church) do you attend? * Most teachers in the program are brand new to teaching, but some have experience. NOT INCLUDING THE UPCOMING 2024-25 SCHOOL YEAR, how many years have you taught? (Feel free to add additional info or explanation, if needed.) * NOT INCLUDING THE UPCOMING 2024-25 SCHOOL YEAR, how many years have you taught at a CATHOLIC school? (Again, feel free to add additional info, if needed.) * What grade(s) will you be teaching? * What subject(s) you will be teaching? * Highest Degree Earned * Select one High School Diploma Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree Master's Degree Doctorate Degree Areas * Do you already have a state teaching license? (Please note: most teachers in the CEFC are new teachers without a teaching license.) * Select one Yes No What do you feel are/will be your own greatest personal strengths as a teacher? (e.g. love of learning, organizational skills, warmth, knowledge of subject matter, etc.) * What things are you most hoping to gain from the CEFC program? (e.g. new ideas for the classroom, classroom management skills, understanding how to teach from a Catholic lens, understanding how "Catholic liberal education" is different, more experience with literacy training, etc.) * Please upload your résumé/CV in PDF format *
In an essay of 300-500 words, please reflect on the following questions: What is your own educational story? What has drawn you to education as a career path? What are your beliefs about Catholic education and its role? Why do you wish to participate in this program, and how you hope to use what you learn? * ICLE is firmly and joyfully committed to the teachings of the Catholic Church, including on such issues as marriage, gender, and family. After all, every educational endeavor is governed by anthropology, the understanding of who the human person is and what he is created for. The Catholic Educator Formation and Credential program is built upon a Christian anthropology and deeply interwoven with the Catholic faith, and the purpose of the program is not only to equip teachers for the classroom but also to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ and love for His Church. *
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