Catholic schools focusing on mental health while preparing for new school year

Jessica Miles

Updated: August 10, 2021 6:53 PM

Created: August 10, 2021 6:17 PM


Catholic educators meet four weeks before school starts to prepare. Her focus: how to help students and families with mental health problems.

“They’re not learning to teach math today, they’re learning how to teach life, and it’s pretty amazing what they’re all here for,” said Brian Ragatz, president of the Center of Excellence for Catholic Schools.