Teacher Development

Teacher Inspiration Day 2023

Author: Josh Nisley

These talks were presented at Teacher Inspiration Day, held at Shiloh Christian School in St. Thomas, Ontario on February 17, 2023. TID is a single-day program specifically intended to provide mid-yea... Read More

Opening Our Eyes to Grace

| Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What does it mean to be a school of grace? Schools of grace give children unmerited, transforming love and acceptance; they have conversations that bless and honor parents, authorities, and the margin... Read More

“I’ll Just Google It”

| File type : Teaching Material

Students today have instant access to more information than previous generations could have imagined. For some, this begs a question: "Why should I bother learning it in school if I can just Google i... Read More

Communication in Specific Contexts

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

All teachers at some point need to have difficult conversations with fellow adults: colleagues, authorities, peers. What are some things to remember when having those conversations? Session four of a ... Read More

Communication in the Classroom

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

What does effective communication look like in the classroom? Session three of a four-part series on effective communication.

General Communication Skills

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

What are some general principles and practices for effective communication? Session two of a four-part series on effective communication.

If at First you Don’t Succeed

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

If at first you don't suceed, try, try again. At the end of the toughest day, donโ€™t give up!

I Assumed You Knew

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

I assumed you knew everything! How do we communicate effectively with our teacher team? Lots of working together is needed. New teachers need to know the drill. Take the time to talk, but your grading... Read More

I Have a Dream for My Students

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

To see them grow up to be teachers, parents, pastors, mission workers, and any other Christian work. Let us have that vision as we teach them today--the bigger Kingdom picture.

Just Google It

From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn | Teacher Development

I wonder what Google says about that? For too many, Google has become a crutch. We need to beware of the easy information age we live in lest we became obese and unable to dig into the challenges we f... Read More