Homeschooling Teenage Boys

This transcript was generated by Today is Saturday, June 19. And I’m receiving more and more requests for these walk talk topics, with questions being sent in every day. And there are a lot of really good topics and questions, and I’m going to try to spend some more time producing some more videos so … Continue

Catholic Education vs. Career Preparation

William C. Michael discusses Catholic Education vs. Career Preparation

If you’re a devout Catholic who cares more about the Catholic faith than anything else, you desire to give your children the best possible Catholic education.  However, you also feel an obligation to help your children prepare for their future occupations, which includes college preparation and specialized studies and work.  As your children move into … Continue

Let’s Radically Improve Catholic Homeschooling

When it comes to education, especially Christian education, we parents face three great obstacles.  The first is that for many, education is merely a business and decisions are made based on what is most profitable for publishers and educators, not what is best for students. Second, parents are often ignorant of the history of education … Continue

Advice on Writing

In this video, I share my advice for students interested in developing professional writing skills in the 21st century.  As a professional writer myself, I don’t believe modern Catholic schools or homeschool programs are leading students to real success in writing, but are merely filling their school years with artificial school activities that don’t translate … Continue

Bishop Barron Talk at Google

Bishop RObert Barron speaking at Google headquarters

Dear friends, As you may know, I am a promoter of the diligent use of technology in Catholic education, and believe that the best way to help children avoid the potential evils of technology (which are present in any and every area of life) is to teach them to use it for good, rather than … Continue