Teaching & Learning

When Expectations Are Not Enough: Supporting Students through Difficult Life Events

Contributor: Keeshon Washington | Length : 11 | File type : Video

Clear expectations enable students to be productive and learn more quickly. But what does the teacher do when a student comes to school in emotional distress? Rather than brush aside the trauma, Keesh... Read More

The Largest Tool in the Room: Solving Problems of Understanding at the Chalkboard

Contributor: Laurie Beachy | Length : 3 | File type : Video

You told them how to multiply two-digit numbers. They seem to understand. But can they do it?In this video, Laurie shares the advantages of bringing students to the board to work. When everyone's ... Read More

Hands, Eyes, Feet: Good Posture and High Expectations

Contributor: Rhoda Weber | Length : 5 | File type : Video

If you expect your students to learn, you'll need to enlist their hands, eyes, and feet. Rhoda demonstrates how she uses proper posture to keep her students' attention, and calls each student to give ... Read More

Western Fellowship Teachers’ Institute 2019

Contributor: | File type : Collection

WFTI seeks to provide an organized way to edify, encourage, and equip Christian school teachers and school board members to give spiritual nourishment, provide academic excellence, and exercise proper... Read More

Care for the Teacher Is Care for the Student: Healthy Routines that Support Your Work

Contributor: Paul Harrison | Length : 5 | File type : Video

You take your calling seriously, so you give your time and energy to serving the people under your care. But what if you run out of time and energy? What if you're not properly caring for yourself? Pa... Read More

Novice Teacher Training Prelude

Contributor: Jonah Avina | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Let's get started! First, the instructors introduce themselves. Next, you will get oriented in this novice track through descriptions of what will happen and how it will happen. A brief description... Read More

Respect: Its Rewarding Influences

Contributor: Neal Hackman | Length : 29 | File type : Audio

In spite of current trends, respect is not out of date. All of us are called to treat one another with respect. In these three sessions, Neal explores practical and motivational aspects of this basic ... Read More

Shepherding Adolescents

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Adolescence: a time of change. How can we shepherd the adolescents in our care as we are cared for by our shepherd?

Respect: Its Undermining Threats

Contributor: Neal Hackman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

In spite of current trends, respect is not out of date. All of us are called to treat one another with respect. In these three sessions, Neal explores practical and motivational aspects of this basic ... Read More

Teaching and Dating, Boarding, and Socializing

Contributor: Joel Schrock | Length : 31 | File type : Audio

How does teaching combine with the rest of life?