Welcome – The Cenacle, Edition I, Issue 2

Feast of Saint Elizabeth Ann SetonJanuary 4, 2021 Dear Collaborators, When I drafted this memo, Advent had just begun.  As my oldest child lit the first purple candle on our family Advent wreath–a candle that symbolizes hope–a sense of relief and awe came...

Angela Jakubik

Angie Jakubik, Ursuline Academy of Dallas Theology Department Chair As I look around at the faces of students in my high school theology classroom, those seated at desks six feet apart and those inhabiting squares in our COVID-era video session, I see an incredible...

Answering Their Questions

One of the roles of the Catholic school teacher is to answer students’ questions about the faith. Sometimes we assume we know exactly what they need to hear. Sometimes that’s because the school has an incredible curriculum, which you might. However, it can be...

St John XXIII College Preparatory

St. John XXIII College Preparatory is an independent co-educational Catholic high school located in the greater-Houston suburb of Katy, Texas.  Founded in 2001, we strive to form the hearts and minds of young men and women in a Christ-centered community dedicated to...

Podcast Promo

“Follow to Lead” dropped its first podcast last Friday! Did you catch it? Please watch, review, subscribe to the “Follow to Lead” channel and share with your friends and colleagues. There are several excellent speakers and timely topics slated for upcoming...

Jobs Board – A Timely Membership Benefit

It’s that time of year: schools are preparing to renew teacher contracts for the 2021-2022 school year and are planning for key personnel openings.  DIA members can share employment opportunities on the DIA Jobs Page. It’s another excellent resource for networking...