Curriculum and Instruction

What Is Good Literature?

Contributor: Darrell Hershberger | File type : Article

On a school administrators' email group, Darrell Hershberger posed this question: What makes literature worthwhile? We're working on coming to an answer to this question that will inform our librar... 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

Priorities for High School: Making Electives Manageable

Contributor: Howard Lichty | Length : 10 | File type : Video

During Howard Lichty's time as administrator, Countryside Christian School extended its high school program through grade 12. Part of the appeal of this program, Howard believes, is the flexibility ... Read More

Priorities for High School: Focus on the Core

Contributor: Douglas Groff | Length : 4 | File type : Video

A diverse high school program is a common dream for administrators, says Doug. He counsels schools, however, to be careful not to overreach staff capacities. Instead, schools can best serve students... Read More

High School That Fits Us

Contributor: Norwood Shank | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How do school staffers work with a community that is historically cautious about education to operate a high school with nearly 100% graduation? In order to gain this support, Hickory Hollow Christi... Read More

Acquaint Them with Anabaptism (John D. Martin)

Contributor: John D Martin | Length : 63 | File type : Audio

The Anabaptists believed in the centrality of Jesus' life and teachings in their understanding of scripture and how they should live. In this talk, learn how this makes a difference in our lives toda... Read More

Nurture Them in Song (John D. Martin)

Contributor: John D Martin | Length : 60 | File type : Audio

Teachers should be people who understand the times and are wise about teaching truth. John D. Martin lists four concerns that he urges teachers to address: teaching young children to carry a tune, h... Read More

Furnish Them with a Gospel Perspective (John D. Martin)

Contributor: John D Martin | Length : 52 | File type : Audio

A call to live and to preach the church as the Kingdom of God today.