Catechist Resources

cym.pngHere are some classroom resources for the “Go Forth” generation from the Maryknoll Society.
Motivated by love, inspired by the Gospel, and guided by our Catholic identity, the Maryknoll Society’s Discover Your Neighbor program empowers young people as agents of encounter to transform our world.


Here are the links to some helpful websites and blogs filled with creative ideas on teaching the Catholic faith.

Faith Formation Learning Exchange
Ascension Presents Videos by Father Mike Schmidt
Catechist’s Journey
The Religion Teacher
The Liturgical Catechist
Amazing Catechists
21st Century Catholic Evangelization
Catechist Community
Relevant Catechesis

Below are links for some useful articles on working with children with special needs.

ADHD Do's and Don'ts

Dr. Paula Kluth is a consultant, author, advocate, and independent scholar who works with teachers and families to provide inclusive opportunities for students with disabilities and to create more responsive and engaging schooling experiences for all learners. Paula is a former special educator who has served as a classroom teacher and inclusion facilitator. Her professional interests include differentiating instruction and inclusive schooling. These articles are from the website of Dr. Paula Kluth. It, along with many others on inclusive schooling, differentiated instruction, and literacy can be found at Visit now to read her Tip of the Day, read dozens of free articles, and learn more about supporting diverse learners in K-12 classrooms.

Below are some of her articles that you may find helpful:

If you have any questions or would like more information contact:

Kelly Henderschedt
Archdiocesan Director of Catechetical Education
860-242-5573 ext. 2653