Curriculum and Instruction

Science Curriculum Ideas

Contributor: Daniel Rutt | File type : Curricular

The exchange below occurred in Spring 2019 in a school administrators' email group. Travis Rutt Would anyone be willing to share curriculum ideas in science? Right now we are using BJU but our editi... Read More

Planning School Devotions for the Year

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Document

What is the purpose for devotions? Are they another chance to practice your program songs, or a meaningful opportunity for student growth? Jonas shares a list of considerations for planning devotional... Read More

Developing a High School Scope And Sequence by Kevin Graber

Contributor: Kevin Graber | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

How do schools enhance their high school programs? How do schools without high school plan to implement Grades 9-12? Kevin, a high school teacher, leads a discussion on effective traditional and non-t... Read More

Why Teach Literature? by Jonas Sauder

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What is the value of teaching classic literature to children? Jonas explains that with literature, students connect to reality in a way they might not through other disciplines--and offers extended se... Read More

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 libr... 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 su... Read More

Christian Light Education 2017 Workshop Tour

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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