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Beating the Blahs

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February school days are their own kind of special. The holiday excitement has worn off, the days are still short and chill, and the school term is barely half-way done, with the second half stret... Read More

Dealing with Dysfunctional Homes: What Teachers Can Do, What Boards Can Do

Contributor: Jonathan Erb | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Dysfunctional homes directly impact schools. While some situations cause only minor annoyances, others hinder the student's and the school's ability to function, and thus demand more significant inter... Read More

What I Wish I Had Known About Recess

Contributor: Ruth Anna Kuhns | File type : Blog Post

Recess.  Do you rejoice?  Moan?  Feel uncertain?  Yes, I have been there too.  Recess is designed to give students a break from study, and a chance to exercise.  Our little people's minds a... Read More

Civitas Teachers Manual

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Teaching Material

The teachers' manual gives instructions for playing the classroom game of civilization-building. Download the manual, preview it below, or Download an editable version For an explanation of C... Read More

Civitas Components

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Teaching Material

This zip folder contains the printable components for Civitas: Cards representing wood, grain, ore, and other supplies The continent image Cards representing soldiers, cities, and schools ... Read More

Geography Travel Challenge

Contributor: Jason Beachy | File type : Document

Traveling the world: Sounds like fun! In this independent activity for high school students, students learn that it takes some coordination, too, and costs some money. Harness your students' dr... Read More

Teaching Geography

Contributor: Jim Morrison | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

The world as we know it is huge and there is much geography to be learned. What are the important parts of the world to know about? What good is geography to us anyway?

A Servant Education: The Method and the Call

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Blog Post

This is Part II of a collective effort by seven administrators of conservative Anabaptist schools. This group of administrators believes that our schools are poised to aid our churches and homes i... Read More

The Foreigner among Us

Contributor: Henry Blank | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

We are seeing unprecedented migrations of people in our world today, and this trend is likely to continue. How is this impacting our local communities? The politicians have had a lot to say on the sub... Read More

The Essence of the Great Commission

Contributor: Duane Eby | Length : 34 | File type : Audio

Jesus is with his church to the end of the age--but to what purpose does he give us this comfort? The gospel is, after all, the confounding genius of our task.