discipline

Setting the Tone: Clarity, Consistency, Composure

Contributor: Carolyn Martin | File type : Blog Post

Over the years I’ve read various classroom management books. Many of them had excellent tips. I’ve also noticed that some ideas seem to contradict each other. Many of the ideas and methods out... 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

Habits

Contributor: Carolyn Martin | File type : Blog Post

During the summer the 25-mph speed limit sign was moved up the hill a few hundred yards. This morning on my way to school I realized that, once again, I cruised through it at a higher speed, only ... Read More

Pray For Your School

Contributor: Michael S Martin | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

We agonize over how to help teachers. We spend hours at board meetings discussing “slow” students. We wonder how to help the children from stressful home situations. We long to recover innocence in ... Read More

Encouraging the Construction of Solid Foundations

Contributor: Steve Ebersole | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

This session is part of the series on nurturing and training children. Steve encourages parents to guide their children through stages of maturity. It is no secret that Judeo-Christian values have bee... Read More

Examining the Cause of Faulty Foundations

Contributor: Steve Ebersole | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

This session is part of the series on the structure and function of the board. Steve examines popular ideas that hinder parents from nurturing their children with love and discipline. It is no secret ... Read More

Examining the Elements of Solid Foundations

Contributor: Steve Ebersole | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

This session is part of the series on nurturing and training children. Steve offers guidance on training very young children to hearken to their parents and other authorities. It is no secret that Jud... Read More

Modeling Faithfulness

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Blog Post

As a 20-year-old, I entered the teaching profession as a pit stop on my way to bigger and better things. Nine years later I’m still here. In that time, I’ve learned the best thing a teacher ca... Read More

Discipline: Preventative and Corrective

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 62 | File type : Audio

Across the country, discipline problems are the number one reason for teachers leaving the classroom. What are some ways to prevent discipline problems? How can a teacher give effective, corrective di... Read More

The Age of the iChristian: Rising to the Challenge

Contributor: John Coblentz | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Human beings have never had so many varied opportunities to pursue evil. How can we rise to the challenge of living righteously?