Sturdy Roots is an educational resource expressing views of School Sisters of Notre Dame on educating 19th Century American children, living during wartime, engaging the aging process, living under communism, educating for justice, and much more.
Each topic is built on primary sources, i.e., letters and chronicles found in the archives of the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Suggestions for using Sturdy Roots in a school curriculum and formation program are available.
By following Facilitator Directions one can incorporate this perspective into classes, discussion groups or as a segment of a book club discussion.
The spirituality strengthening School Sisters of Notre Dame is evident in times of struggle, doubt, joy, and challenge. Relive this experience by exploring the topics in Sturdy Roots.