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Texts for Teachers: You Shall Love the Lord, You Shall Love Your Neighbor

Contributor: Steven Brubaker | Length : 48 | File type : Audio

Love the Lord with your all. Love your neighbor as yourself. These commands capture the essence of godly living. How do we nurture love for God and neighbor in the classroom?

Texts for Teachers: The Fear of the Lord Is the Beginning of Wisdom

Contributor: Steven Brubaker | Length : 14 | File type : Audio

In the final sessino of Texts for Teachers, Steven examines the importance of fear in teaching children.

School Boards with Foresight

Contributor: Paul Bear | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

We need people who understand history to help guide the school, but with God’s help we need to look forward, discovering and presenting solutions for today’s needs. Focusing on the future can be don... Read More

Clarifying Mission Vision and Values

Contributor: Merle Burkholder | Length : 43 | File type : Audio

What are vision, mission, and core value statements? Why are they important, and how are they determined? How can we keep them from merely being on a plaque on the wall, or a paper in a file drawer?... Read More

What Shall I Do? Managing Time and Priorities

Contributor: Cynthia Brubaker | Length : 42 | File type : Audio

John Greenleaf Whittier writes, "Take from our lives the strain and stress and let our ordered lives confess the beauty of thy peace." This workshop explores ways we can cooperate with God in pursuing... Read More

Student Behavior Self-Evaluation Form and Cover Letter

Contributor: Anna Zehr | File type : Curricular

Anna shares the form she uses to capture students' evaluations of themselves and their seat partners. Self-Evaluation Form Cover Letter for Parents For more on student self-evaluations, watch M... Read More

The 4 M’s of Effective Objectives: Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Contributor: Rolin Martin | Length : 15 | File type : Video

Good objectives can give your class activities focus. Vague goals, on the other hand, will let down the teacher and the students. Rolin presents a mini-class on setting appropriate objectives, and o... Read More

What Do Teachers Do? Focusing Your Lessons with Objectives

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | Length : 6 | File type : Video

How do you prepare to teach a class? How do you know what lectures, questions, and activities to include? It all starts with the objective, says Peter. He describes the value of a clear statemen... Read More

Preschool Checklist

Contributor: Randall Yoder | File type : Document

This document offers parents a way to assess their child's readiness for school. Your school may wish to adapt this list and share it with the parents of future students. Download this document now... Read More

Preparing the Preschooler for First Grade

Contributor: Randall Yoder | File type : Document

How should parents get their child ready to go to school? This document gives a range of readiness targets from cheerful obedience to jumping rope. Your school may wish to adapt this list and share it... Read More