Classical Education and the STEM Initiative

Classical Education and the STEM Initiative

The world of education is often rife with acronyms, and one that we hear frequently is “STEM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) and its latest iteration, “STEAM”, which includes all of those disciplines plus “the Arts”. A few years ago, I was at a social...
Martin Cothran Speaks on Classical Education

Martin Cothran Speaks on Classical Education

Michael Van Hecke reports on a talk by Martin Cothran, Editor of Memoria Press’s “The Classical Teacher”.    Last week, St. Augustine Academy enjoyed the wisdom of Martin Cothran at our Parent Lecture. One of the first things he clarified was...
Physics, Beauty, & the Divine Mind

Physics, Beauty, & the Divine Mind

By George Stanciu   Last week, my wife, a painter-friend of ours, who wishes to be anonymous, and I did the Friday night walk down Canyon Road, the site of numerous galleries in Santa Fe, New Mexico, a small town that is the third-largest art market in the United...
Reflections from our 2016 Conference

Reflections from our 2016 Conference

“I have seen the unity of Truth that underlies our teaching.” – a conference participant “This conference has helped me put my heart in the right place before I begin planning for the new year.” – conference participant ​ There has...