Philosophy of Education

School Matters, Past, Present, and Future

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 35 | File type : Audio

This topic examines where we’ve been, where we are, and where we’re going. How well are we doing what we set out to do, and how will we be doing in the future?

Why Should We Teach Government?

Contributor: Arlyn Nisly | File type : Article

Image by Ann Dixon via Pixabay In a recent email exchange, David Yoder asked, “What would be your response to a student asking about why we as an Anabaptist, largely non-politically involved, sc... Read More

Christian School Options

Contributor: Edward Lake | File type : Article

In this article, Edward reviews strengths and concerns with several models of Christian schooling. What other considerations would you add? 1) Church Schools This is when a single church or a collec... Read More

Promote Excellence: A Christian View

Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 3 | File type : Audio

If the purpose of your school is to bring people to Christ, why worry about academics? Matt challenges this view, and calls us to see Christian education as excellent education. This excerpt wa... Read More

Key Differences Between Evangelicals and Anabaptists

Contributor: Nolan Martin | File type : Article

Evangelicals have more influence on Anabaptists in the United States than any other Christian group. Because they believe the same as the Anabaptists on issues such as the authority of Scripture, we f... Read More

A Servant Education: The Vision

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Blog Post

This essay is a collective effort by seven administrators of conservative Anabaptist schools. This group of administrators believes that our schools are poised to aid our churches and homes in the c... Read More

Attributes of an Anabaptist School by Jonathan Erb

Contributor: Jonathan Erb | Length : 55 | File type : Audio

What makes a school Anabaptist? Citing the examples of the earliest Anabaptists, Jonathan takes a sobering look at what our schools have to offer--and of what we must be ware.

Children Have a Right to be Educated?

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | File type : Blog Post

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Teachers’ Conference 2009

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What Is Our Big Why? The Mission for School

Contributor: Darrell Hershberger | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Darrell Hershberger challenges Christian schools to consider the goal of education. Should we make each student's personal success the ultimate end, or is there a higher vision for our work? ... Read More