encouragement

Tired and Cynical

Contributor: Darlene Diem | File type : Blog Post

I love teaching. I find Jesus there. I watch rude students become gentle and stumbling readers become book lovers. We set goals and celebrate victories. I relish those split second incidents th... 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

Being Women of Hospitality (Verna Esh)

Contributor: Verna Esh | Length : 31 | File type : Audio

What qualities are needed to being a good host? In scripture we are told to be hospitable and given examples of individuals who were hospitable. To be a woman of hospitality depends a lot on our attit... Read More

Discipling Younger Women (Marie Mullet)

Contributor: Marie Mullet | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

The apostle Paul instructed the older women to teach the younger. This made sense to us when we were young women! As older women, however, we may feel uncertain. We have our own unanswered questions. ... Read More

Tools For Your Toolbox

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Blog Post

In this long stretch from beginning of the school year to Thanksgiving, the “honeymoon” is over. Here are some tools or ideas that can equip you to keep going. It’s not fair! “That’s n... Read More

How Can Parents Support Teachers? 12 Things You Can Do

Contributor: Shari Zook | File type : Blog Post

One of the greatest gifts I have been given is the input of other adults into my children’s lives. Many adults give a little to them (extended family members, pastors, professionals, family frie... Read More

Just a Bug

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Blog Post

I just read a devotional titled “Feeling Underappreciated?” There are times I feel like I don’t matter, or what I do doesn’t really affect anyone, and it would be nice for someone to ackno... Read More

Meeting the Emotional Needs of Older Students

Contributor: Sharon Martin | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

Scattered throughout our classrooms, hiding behind masks, silently begging for help—these are the students who are not necessarily struggling with geometry, physics, or grammar, they are battling wi... Read More