Mark Berends: Education, Vitalized.

From imagining running the Olympic 1500m to galvanizing the hearts and minds of those who believe in the power of education

Dr. Mark Berends, Director of the Institute for Educational Initiatives at Notre Dame, talks about looking forward while reflecting on the incredible dedication and spirit of hope that strengthens and sustains the mission to positively affect children in Catholic schools, as well as his thoughts on Etch-a-Sketch and the significance of being a “tailender.”

Health and SocietyHackett Family Director of the Institute for Educational InitiativesAssociate Vice President for Research and a professor of sociologyDr. Mark BerendsAlliance for Catholic Education