Philosophy & Leadership

Understanding the Post-Modern Child (Melvin Lehman)

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

Mr. Lehman highlights some facets of post-modernism that affect the classroom. These include information explosion, focus on personal story, the relativity of language, and the importance of dialogue... Read More

Classroom Dynamics for the 21st Century (Melvin Lehman)

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

Mr. Lehman talks about some of the changes that post-modernism has brought to classroom management. Some of the differences he mentions are the erosion of the chain of command, straying from text-bas... Read More

Responding to the Communication Revolution (Melvin Lehman)

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 43 | File type : Audio

How has the communication revolution of our day affected our lives? Mr. Lehman looks at some positives and negatives. He encourages teachers to help their students learn efficency with the large amo... Read More

The Authority of the Scriptures (Melvin Lehman)

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 50 | File type : Audio

Before the Bible was cannonized, decisions were based on the authority of the church fathers. The call of the Protestant Reformation was the absolute authority of Scripture. Today we see people inte... Read More

Allow Your Children to Fail

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 6 | File type : Video

What is the worst thing a child can experience? It's not failure, says Gerald Miller. In fact, if you take great pains to make sure your children never taste defeat, you might be robbing them of v... Read More

Professional Development in a Christian School: Who, How, and Why

Contributor: Brian J Martin | File type : Article

This paper was written as an assignment for a graduate class in education. Brian synthesizes the work of other authors and focuses on three aspects of professional development:WHO can lead in ... Read More

Guidelines for Teacher/Student Conduct

Contributor: | File type : Document

This affidavit is signed by all staff members at an Anabaptist school at the beginning of each year. This may provide ideas for your school's needs, and you can customize it as fits your situation. ... Read More

Questions for Library Book Reviews

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Questions designed to help volunteers evaluate a book for the school library. The questions are divided into categories to evaluate the moral lesson of the book, authority, family structure, Anabapti... Read More