Excellence

Strengthening the School

Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

If the gospel is our chief concern, why worry about academics? Matthew calls for schools that seek excellence in everything they do as a part of obeying the gospel.

Your Best, All Things Considered

Contributor: Lucinda J Kinsinger | File type : Blog Post

As a first grader who wanted to do things just right, I took seriously my teacher’s instructions to write neatly. I took her instructions so seriously that I continually erased and rewrote every... Read More

From Good to Great (Chester Weaver)

Contributor: Chester Weaver | Length : 65 | File type : Audio

"Good, better, best, never let it rest until your good is better and your better, best!" In Christian schools mediocrity is the enemy of excellance!

What can I do if my students don’t respect me?

Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 3 | File type : Video

Matt Peachey is a veteran teacher and school administrator, as well as a minister in an Anabaptist congregation. In this video, he offers three recommendations for dealing with a lack of respect: fo... Read More

Cutting Corners Wisely-version 1 (Howard Bean)

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 55 | File type : Audio

How can we improve our efficiency, while maintaining a high standard in fulfilling our responsibilities to our children? Courtesy Christian Light Education (CLE).

Cutting Corners Wisely-Version 2 (Lyndon Hartman)

Contributor: Lyndon Hartman | Length : 64 | File type : Audio

How can we improve our efficiency, while maintaining a high standard in fulfilling our responsibilities to our children? Courtesy Christian Light Education (CLE).

Demanding Excellence in Students

Contributor: Laverne Herr | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Lavern calls his fellow teachers to demand a high level of performance from their students--and to prepare for the high personal cost of building relationships that can encourage this excellence. He i... Read More

Flexibility in Teaching Approaches

Contributor: Jonathan Erb | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

How can we change our methods to maximize the learning experience? Jonathan guides participants in considering self-analysis and flexibility in response to critiques and disappointing results. ... Read More

The Master Teacher’s Spirituality

Contributor: John D Martin | Length : 31 | File type : Audio

John examines the spirituality that Jesus, the Master Teacher, lived and taught. He emphasizes the disciplines, or means of grace, in the Sermon on the Mount. Courtesy FBEP.