Education

A History of Christian Education, Part 1 (Gerald Miller)

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 58 | File type : Audio

In order to teach long-term, our teaching must be built upon a knowledge and appreciation of our rich history in Christian education. Mr. Miller begins his series on the history of Christian educatio... Read More

A History of Christian Education, Part 2 (Gerald Miller)

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 50 | File type : Audio

Mr. Miller continues to talk through the history of Christian education from Roman rule, where Christian schools were looked upon as preparation for the world, through the middle ages where the Buboni... Read More

A History of Christian Education, Part 3 (Gerald Miller)

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 57 | File type : Audio

Mr. Miller focuses on the changes in Christian education after the Reformation. Many people who wanted religious freedom moved to America. The industrial revolution brought a specialization of labor. ... Read More

A History of Christian Education, Part 4 (Gerald Miller)

Contributor: Gerald Miller | Length : 58 | File type : Audio

The last session of this series focuses on the church school movement of the mid-1900's, challenges then and now, and a call to embrace our Anabaptist foundations of brotherhood and accountability as ... Read More

Read with a Plan

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 2 | File type : Audio

You know that reading is a path of growth. But what kind of reading will benefit your teaching the most? Develop a plan, says Melvin, and read with intention.This clip is taken from Melvin... Read More

Caring about Apathy

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | File type : Blog Post

Over on the forums, Jane Bauman asks a question that surely vexes us all: “What are ways to help older (fully capable) students want to reach their full potential instead of trying to get by wit... Read More

Art: How We Teach It

Contributor: Rosanne Frey | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Rosanne Frey describes the art curriculum her school uses--and how she makes it work. The books are designed for homeschools, so many of the lesson plans don’t work in a classroom. Rosanne still r... Read More

Teaching Secondary Bible

Contributor: Steven Brubaker | Length : 116 | File type : Audio

In an intense session, Steven discusses the importance of teaching the facts of the Scriptures as well as their implications for living. Students must be challenged, says Steven, to master the essenti... Read More

Choose Well, Go Deep; Growing in Knowledge while Teaching Full Time

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

How can you grow in understanding your subject area if all your time seems taken by lesson planning, grading, and teaching? Rather than overwhelm ourselves by trying to study a large quantity of m... Read More

Ties That Benefit a Quality Education (Ryan Hoover)

Contributor: Ryan Hoover | Length : 91 | File type : Audio

What is education, and what are the elements that support a quality education? Ryan examines what makes education "quality," how the systems of the body compare to the functions of the church, and the... Read More