Administrative Handbook for Parish Directors and Coordinators of Religious Education (aka "the red book"): the entire Administrative Handbook for Parish Directors and Coordinators of Religious Education is online in pdf format
|Table of Contents
||Introduction to Volume 1: Total Parish Catechesis||
|Authority Structures for the Catechetical Ministry|
|Catechist Formation (CF)||Professional Formation (PF)
|Personnel Guidelines for Catechists And
Other Staff Members
Coordination of the Religious Education Program,
Pre- School through Eighth Grade
Meeting the Catechetical Needs of Children and Youth with Disabilities
|General Directory for Catechesis: Key Concepts||
Catechetical Office (CO)
|Profiles of Catechetical Leaders (Pro)|
Revised Guidelines for Catechesis /Directrices Catequéticas: the official guide to religious education in the Archdiocese of New York that details the religious education content to be taught at each grade level. Revised 2016.
|In English||En espanól|
|PreK through Six Grade||Pre-Escolar Hasta Sexto Grado|
|PreK through K||Preescolar|
|Grade 1||Primero Grado|
|Grade 2||Segundo Grado|
|Grade 3||Tercero Grado|
|Grade 4||Cuarto Grado|
|Grade 5||Quinto Grado|
|Grade 6||Sexto Grado|
|Grades 7 and 8|
Chastity Education: the Family Life/Respect Life Office website has Parent Guides to Human Sexuality, Chastity Speakers, and resources for teachers and parents.
Conformity Listing of Catechetical Texts and Series: a download of the most current listing of religious education texts and series that have been found in conformity with the Catechism of the Catholic Church; published by the National Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Safe Environment Resources: resources provided by the Archdiocesan Safe Environment Program insuring the safety of children and young people who have been entrusted to our care in our parishes, schools, religious education classes, and other programs.
The Catechetical Leader of the Third Millennium: a download of the October 2012 statement of the Catholic Bishops of New York State supporting quality catechetical leadership in our changing parishes and world.
Compensation Scale a downloadable copy of salary scale of Directors and Coordinators of Religious Education.
Health, Life and Disability Benefits a download copy of benefits of Directors and Coordinators of Religious Education.
Agreement of Employment a downloadable copy of an agreement of Lay Directors /Coordinators of Religious Education.