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Preventing the Summer Slide

Contributor: Shari Zook | File type : Blog Post

It’s summer vacation! Yay! Let’s sleep in till noon, watch videos, and hang out on the living room couch.Or not.Researchers, educators, and parents are becoming increasingly concerned ... Read More

The Power of a Three-Fold Cord

Contributor: Dave Yoder | Length : 32 | File type : Audio

How tough are you? Can you really do this “Christian thing” yourself? Can you afford to be transparent? Is it even safe? Are you tired of being stuck in a rut? Is the single cord frayed and ready to... Read More

Family as Ministry

Melvin Lehman

An often asked question is: “How can I involve my family in the ministry that I have been called to”? While this is a good question, another that is at least of equal importance is: “How can my f... Read More

Developing a High School Scope And Sequence by Kevin Graber

Contributor: Kevin Graber | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

How do schools enhance their high school programs? How do schools without high school plan to implement Grades 9-12? Kevin, a high school teacher, leads a discussion on effective traditional and non-t... Read More

2018 Survey Results: A Focus on Character

Contributor: | File type : Article

In this fourth installment of survey results, we examine what teachers say about their students’ character. We also publish the observations about education that rose to the top for many educ... Read More

2018 Survey Results: Attitudes toward Education and Support from the Community

Contributor: | File type : Article

How do teachers, board members, and other team members feel about their work in education? In this section of the survey results, we explore morale, as well as levels of support from administration... Read More

What Parents Want Most from Teachers

Contributor: Shari Zook | File type : Blog Post

What parents want most from teachers. Hm. Is this even a thing?Isn’t this like asking what a woman wants in a man? (The correct answer is: Which woman?)Some parents like a relaxed classroom,... Read More

Wealth, Spirituality, and the Global Christian Community (Merle Burkholder)

Contributor: Merle Burkholder | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Does wealth always create attitudes of independence and lessen the closeness of community? This presentation addresses the challenges people face living in a wealthy society and looks at ways wealth c... Read More

If God Laughs, Why Should You?

Contributor: Lucinda J Miller

A question I asked for a long time is, “Does God laugh?”He sings.1He loves.He feels anger.He feels compassion.He mourns.Does He laugh? I’m not talking about derisive ... Read More

High School That Fits Us

Contributor: Norwood Shank | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How do school staffers work with a community that is historically cautious about education to operate a high school with nearly 100% graduation? In order to gain this support, Hickory Hollow Christi... Read More