The following article appeared on WSJ.com on June 1, 2018
The Catholic School Difference
A new study shows the benefit of demanding student self-discipline.
By The Editorial Board
For the thousands of nuns who have served as principals at Catholic schools, their emphasis on self-discipline must seem like common sense. But a new academic study confirms the sisters are on to something: You can instill self-discipline in students, a virtue that will help them in their studies and later in life.