School Administration

Classroom Observation Checklists

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Document

This document includes two checklists—one for general visitors and one for principals—to help guide classroom observations and to document observations and feedback for teachers. Download the d... Read More

Classroom Visits

This document outlines a CASBI address on the value and purpose of classroom visits from parents, board members, ministers, and principals. Download the document now or read it below. ... Read More

Passing the Baton: How to Transition Administrations Well

Contributor: Howard Lichty | Length : 11 | File type : Video

Transitions of leadership are always difficult. But do they have to be as disruptive and stressful as they often are? How can an outgoing administrator effectively pass on his knowledge to a new admin... Read More

Dealing with Dysfunctional Homes: What Teachers Can Do, What Boards Can Do

Contributor: Jonathan Erb | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Dysfunctional homes directly impact schools. While some situations cause only minor annoyances, others hinder the student's and the school's ability to function, and thus demand more significant inter... Read More

Harassment Policy Template

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None of our schools intends to allow sexual harassment or discrimination because of race, ethnicity, or disability. But ignoring the possibility of such harassment does not mean it won't happen. In th... Read More

Abuse Prevention and Reporting Policy

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How do you guide your staff in avoiding event the appearance of evil? This school policy outlines the parameters for healthy relationships and the reporting expectations when abuse is suspected. Use i... Read More

Pennsylvania Child Abuse Awareness School Plan

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This document from a private Pennsylvania school outlines expectations for staff training and responses to suspected cases of child abuse, and refers to the appropriate state statutes. Use the plan as... Read More

It Can Be Done: Preparing for a School Leadership Transition

Contributor: Clayton Shenk | Length : 10 | File type : Video

Download the video or download audio only Years before he stepped down from leading Tidings of Peace Christian School, Clayton worked with the school board to initiated a transition plan. In this c... Read More

Christian School Administration Institute 2019

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The 2019 Christian School Administration Institute (CSAI) was held in Zurich, Ontario on March 15. Topics included history, dyslexia, and board meetings.

Seeking a Right Way: Preparing for Schooling at Home

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Article

In this essay, Jonas reflects on what we can learn from the coronavirus shutdown. How should schools plan for the future? How can our communities prepare for the new normal, if that normal includes ex... Read More