Catholic Education Partners Celebrates Victory in WV Hope Scholarship Case

STILLWATER, MN—Shawn Peterson, President of Catholic Education Partners (CEP), celebrated a landmark victory for West Virginia children and families today. In a surprise ruling, the West Virginia Supreme Court reversed a decision by the Kanawha County Circuit Court, and immediately lifted the injunction which allows the Hope Scholarship Program to go forward and become fully […]

West Virginia Attorney General Fights for Hope Scholarships

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has filed an opening brief asking the state Supreme Court of Appeals to dissolve the permanent injunction against the Hope Scholarship Act and remand the case back to Kanawha County Circuit Court for dismissal.

EWTN School Choice News

EWTN News in Depth Features CEP and other great organizations working to bring school choice to more students.

Catholic Education Partners Statement on WV Hope Scholarships Decision

STILLWATER, MN— On Wednesday Kanawha Circuit Judge Joanna Tabit enjoined the implementation of the West Virginia Hope Scholarship, which was established in 2021. More than 3,000 students have been awarded the scholarship, which could be used for education expenses this fall. The program was challenged on grounds that it violates the state constitution by diverting funding […]

A day of vindication for parents and religious freedom

Carson v. Makin breaks the back of the education monopoly, replacing it with educational parity or equity, that will bring about healthy competition, benefitting all. By Peter M.J. Stravinskas Catholic World Report

Catholic Education Partners Releases “The Catholic Vision of Education”

STILLWATER, MN—Shawn Peterson, President of Catholic Education Partners, today announced the release of a new booklet exploring the Catholic vision of education and its relevance to the modern family. The Catholic Vision of Education: Leading Our Children to Christ in a Challenging Era explores and explains the original and continuing mission of Catholic education in […]

What Makes a School Catholic?

An analysis of the recent “Instruction” titled, “The identity of the Catholic school for a culture of dialogue,” from the Congregation for Catholic Education (for Educational Institutions).

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Shawn Peterson
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