Atrium Assistants Orientation
This online course will cover the key points for an atrium assistant, including:
— Introduction to the spirituality of Children
— Orientation to the space
— Orientation to the Montessori approach
— Orientation to the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS)
— Helping children through transitions.
Name and email of catechist you will be working with required. An overview will be shared with your lead catechist to help you align with each other.
Three Thursday evening sessions · January 12, 19, and 26, 2023
Course material: 7:30pm-9pm EDT · Q & A to follow 9pm-9:30pm
Group discounts available. ($75 each for 2 or more from the same atrium. Enter code ASSISTANTSGROUP at checkout for the group discount)
Led by Annette Witte with Rebecca Malone.
Annette Witte is a CGS Catechist and Formation Leader. She received a Master’s of Pastoral Studies from Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, MO. Shen is based in Arizona, where she assists children in Level II at St. Pius X Catholic Church.
Rebecca Malone is a CGS Catechist and CCTheo Board Member. She is currently enrolled in the Masters of Pastoral Studies program from Aquinas Institute of Theology. She lives in Quebec, where she works in Children’s Ministry at St. Ignatius of Loyola Church, serving in Level I and Level II atriums.