Catholic Schools Program

Development and Peace would like to engage a new generation in the Catholic Social Teachings of the Church by raising the awareness on social injustices occurring in the world and how they can contribute to creating a just world.

Current Campaign

Our 2019-20 campaign invites Canadian youth and educators to follow the Synod on the Amazon region, learn about what’s been happening in Amazonia, and show their solidarity with indigenous and traditional peoples.

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THINKfast is a 25-hour educational and fundraising fast. It's a fun way for youth and young adults to learn and to help our partners in the Global South.

THINKfast resources and registration >

Curricular Resources

Curricular Resources from Kindergarten to Grade 12 on Religious Education, Social Studies, Language Arts, and Science.

Curricular Resources >

Activities Database

Plenty of educational activities, prayers and reflections.

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The Mustard Seed Campaign

A simple, adaptable, faith-based fundraiser that connects youth in Canada with youth in Haiti and Burundi.

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Retreat Package

On Earth as it is in Heaven is a secondary retreat package on building a world of justice and peace.

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Professional Development

Our Call to Caritas is a professional development package that provides educators with ideas and resources to guide their students in analyzing and responding to social justice issues through Catholic Social Teaching.

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A Day in the Life

See, Judge, Act

When a crisis strikes – locally or globally – how do we respond ensuring we incorporate the teachings of our Faith? Primary and secondary PowerPoint process to discern and ensure Catholic Social Teaching is central to our response. Can be cut and adapted to suit classroom needs.

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