is here!

Welcome to the new site,!

First, thank you for sticking with me during the transition to the new site. The experience has been great and I’m excited about the new possibilities the move has opened up.

Second, the new e-book The Religion Teacher’s Guide to Lesson Planning will launch in October. If you would like to receive this free e-book, sign up for the newsletter on the right. In the next few weeks and months I will be uploading new content to this site including worksheets, templates, graphic organizers, videos, and blog posts related to lesson planning and effective teaching methods.


Free eBook on Lesson Planning

Have you signed up to receive the free eBook, The Religion Teacher's Guide to Lesson Planning? Whether you are a veteran teacher or in your first year, this guide provides a step by step process to effective lesson planning and provides 250 suggestions for activities and teaching strategies.

About Jared Dees

Jared Dees is the creator of The Religion Teacher. He is the Content Marketing Manager at Ave Maria Press and the author of 31 Days to Becoming a Better Religious Educator, To Heal, Proclaim, and Teach, and Praying the Angelus.


  1. I’m here and ready for your new site. I can’t wait for all the new content that you will be doing!

    It was great to finally see you and hear your voice. :)

  2. Nice video! I’ve updated the link to your site from Catholic School Chronicle.

  3. Jared,
    Congratulations on launching your new website! It looks great! May the Holy Spirit continue to use you!

  4. Thanks everyone!