Dr. Patrick Haggarty

Dr. Patrick Haggarty

President, FACTS Education Solutions

5 Private School Federal Aid Myths Debunked

Every year, federal funds are distributed to public school districts specifically for private schools, but many private institutions don’t realize they’re eligible for these funds. Here are some of the most prevalent myths. Separation of church and state means private…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

How to Receive Free Money for Your School

According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), there are 23,115 private, faith-based schools educating 4.9 million students. The average private school enrollment is 142 students and more than two million private K-12 students qualify for free or reduced lunches….
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FACTS Ed
Leadership Development

Private K-12 Schools Should Say “Yes” to Federal Programs

A letter is arriving around the holidays — don’t miss it! They’re here — the days that students embrace with glee, teachers face with resolve, and administrators address with trepidation. As soon as the Trick or Treat sugar buzz wears…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

All About Relationships

Why good communication skills go a long way. My sixth-grade teacher was Mrs. Ragbourn. In more than 25 years of being a student, she was, without a shadow of doubt, the single best teacher I had. I remember a lot…
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Communication and Advancement

Establishing Trust in a Relationship

Why first impressions matter According to Amy Cuddy, author of Presence, when two people meet for the first time, they subconsciously ask one question — “can I trust you?” Every parent I know runs this thought through their head when meeting their child’s…
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Communication and Advancement