Teacher Development

Teaching Out of Who You Are: Avoiding Pitfalls as You Build on Your Strengths

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 7 | File type : Video

How can you teach like other teachers, the ones you look up to so much? Don't even try, says Anthony. Instead, embrace the way you're made while disciplining your own weaknesses.Anthony contrasts ... Read More

Teachers’ Week 2019

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Start with Simple: Tips to Make the First Year Less Stressful

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

New teachers face a daunting task. There are classrooms to decorate, students to manage, and lessons to teach. Paul reminds us to avoid unrealistic expectations. None of us are masters of a craft the ... Read More

Getting Ready for School

Contributor: Byron Dueck | File type : Curricular

Byron presents this list to teachers at their school to aid them in preparing for the coming year.Arrange classroom, desks DecoratingWelcome chart Room for student work Achieve... Read More

Christian Light Writers and Artists Conference 2019

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The 47th annual Writers and Artists' Conference was held in Harrisonburg, VA, on April 4 and 5.

We Love a Challenge: Promoting Staff Development

Contributor: Ken Kauffman | Length : 8 | File type : Video

"The best teacher is the learning teacher."If new teachers must learn all they need by trial and error, they're missing out on opportunities to invest in the long-term flourishing of the school, s... Read More

Building Spiritual Relationships

Contributor: Merle Burkholder | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

This session will look at three important types of spiritual relationships: mentors or coaches, peers or co-labourers, and followers or admirers. We will look at the nature of each of these types of r... Read More

Lifetime Career in Ministry

Contributor: Amos Esh | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

Similar to other careers more of our mission organizations could benefit by long term commitments of its workers. This workshop will look at the positives and negatives of career missionaries. Includ... Read More

The Challenge of Relationship in Ministry

Contributor: Eldon Hochstetler | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

- An open look at the #1 cause for ministry burnout and attrition - A look at how ministry relationship is influenced by unresolved pain issues - Caring for the hearts of ministry workers: freeing f... Read More

What Shall I Do? Managing Time and Priorities

Contributor: Cynthia Brubaker | Length : 42 | File type : Audio

John Greenleaf Whittier writes, "Take from our lives the strain and stress and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of thy peace." This workshop explores ways we can cooperate with God in pursuing... Read More