Videos

Building Fluency: How We Use the Barton System

Contributor: Yvonne King | Length : 7 | File type : Video

How does the Barton System enable small schools and tutors to improve students' fluency in reading and writing? Katie Groff and Yvonne King discuss the strengths of Barton and how their schools impl... Read More

Building Momentum with a Curriculum Review Committee

Contributor: Arlyn Nisly | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Does your school have a method for choosing curriculum? Does your method allow for thoughtful buy-in from the board, teachers, and patrons? In this video, Arlyn describes the process of evaluating... Read More

Helping Students Grasp a Concept with Air Punctuation

Contributor: Ruth Anna Kuhns | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Do your students struggle to remember commas, periods, and capital letters? Ruth Anna demonstrates a memorable kinesthetic method for reinforcing basic punctuation concepts.... Read More

The Basis of Discipleship: God’s Word is Relevant Now

Contributor: Wilmer Horst | Length : 5

How do you teach about the variety among world religions? How do you address current events? Wilmer shares his confidence in the effectiveness of God's word to train young people to be disciples. ... Read More

Create a Culture of Service Rather Than Happiness

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Are your children happy?We have learned to pursue self-satisfaction as a primary goal. But happiness, says Gerald, is a by-product of a life of serving. Encouraging happiness as the endpoint f... Read More

Incorporating a Missions Perspective

Contributor: Renee George | Length : 5

How do reading, math, and geography classes prepare workers in the kingdom? Renee reflects on the perspective her time in Ghana gave her on teaching school.... Read More

Èrshí, èrshíyī, èrshí’èr: Encouraging World Awareness with Regular Activities

Contributor: Dawn Breneman | Length : 6 | File type : Video

Encouraging students to be aware of the needs of the world doesn't need to be complicated, and it doesn't need to be restricted to social studies class. In math class, prayer groups, and world aware... Read More

How We Built a Little House

Contributor: Darrell Hershberger | Length : 9 | File type : Video

Darrell wanted his high school boys to learn the basics of trades. How better to do it than to build a tiny house? Best of all, the class decided, would be to build a house for someone in need.I... Read More

Why and How Do You Teach Literature?

Contributor: Kendall Myers | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Why should students be introduced to a range of literature? What are effective strategies for using stories? Kendall explains that through stories, students can grow in wisdom, in understanding them... Read More

Activities That Create Sustainable Motivation

Contributor: Erikson Lehman | Length : 6 | File type : Video

How do you keep your students motivated to learn? Erikson cautions against relying too much on external rewards systems or opportunities for silliness. Instead, he recommends activities that teach lif... Read More