Why “The Dock”? Christopher’s Legacy

Contributor: Steven Brubaker | Length : 3 | File type : Video

Although at first he strongly resisted his friends' suggestions to publish a book on teaching, Christopher Dock's School Management became the first book on education published in the United States.... Read More

Why “The Dock”? How The Dock Can Serve Anabaptist Schools

Contributor: Steven Brubaker | Length : 4 | File type : Video

Steven spent ten years as teacher and principal of a Mennonite school in Barnwell, South Carolina, before coming to Faith Builders. As the administrator of Faith Builders and the FB Resource Group, ... Read More

The Life and Works of Christopher Dock

Contributor: Christopher Dock / Martin Brumbaugh | File type : Book

This 1908 volume includes Dock's well-known Schul-Ordnung, in which the faithful teacher explains his methods of guiding children, as well as several other writings and hymns. All of the works appear ... Read More

Education Among the Mennonites of America

Contributor: John Ellsworth Hartzler | File type : Book

The author, a professor at Bluffton College's Witmarsum Seminary, traces the history and ethics of Mennonitism as a whole before discussing early American schools, Christopher Dock, Sunday Schools, an... Read More