High School Teacher’s Blog

Writing a Research Paper: Intermediate Assignments, Part 2

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Blog Post

After assigning the research paper (addressed in this blog post), you should have mini-classes to guide your students through the assignment.  First, teach them how to pick an appropriate topic. ... Read More

You Aren’t as Important as You Might Think, But You’re Priceless

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Blog Post

As an immature, proud, and inexperienced 20 year old, I applied to teach at Tidings of Peace Christian School.  The administrator, who also happened to be my father, gladly accepted my willingnes... Read More

Why Do We Have to Know All This Stuff?

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | File type : Blog Post

“Why do we have to know all this stuff?”Sure, sometimes students are just grasping for a reason not to care about their homework, but it’s actually a good question that deserves a though... Read More

How to Write a Research Paper: Assigning a Research Paper, Part 1

Contributor: James A Goering II | File type : Blog Post

Every other year, the high school juniors and seniors at our school must write a research paper. This paper must be at least 3,000 words, be properly formatted, contain in-text citations, and have... Read More

Why You Need a Bluetooth Earpiece

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Blog Post

As a 20-year-old, I had a burning desire to be a missionary pilot.  But I didn't look forward to just one thing about the job.  I didn't like the need for continual education. So after a failed ... Read More

Children Have a Right to be Educated?

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | File type : Blog Post

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2018 Survey Results: Identifying the Educators

Contributor: Lucas Hilty | File type : Article

Other titles that received one mention each: AOP, ARTiculations, BCE, Betty Lukens, Copp Clark, Demme, Foundational, Foundational Math, Geraldine Koehn’s music books, Globe Book Co., Grace Pr... Read More

Monkeys to Infinity: A Fun Way to Teach Probability

Contributor: Lucinda J Miller | File type : Blog Post

If you put a monkey in front of a typewriter and let him type for a very long time, would he eventually produce the works of Shakespeare?This question, or a version similar to it, has been flo... Read More

Chicken of the Woods: The Best Mushroom in the Classroom

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | File type : Blog Post

It’s that time of year when many of us find ourselves thinking forward. It’s finally time to turn over that new leaf that we have been staring at for the last several years. I am resolved once aga... Read More

Are You Planning to Wing It?

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | File type : Blog Post

You rush off ten minutes after dismissal on Friday and drive across three states, beginning a weekend of much activity and little sleep. When you get out of bed on Monday morning, it’s an hour b... Read More