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Pope Francis praises St. Jean-Baptiste de La Salle as ‘genius and creative innovator’ in education

May 17, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Honoring the 300th anniversary of the death of St. Jean-Baptiste de La Salle (1651-1719), Pope Francis discussed three themes: “he was a genius and creative innovator in the vision of the school, in the conception of the teacher, and in the methods of teaching.”

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