Educating in Changing Times

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Article

Resources for Schooling at Home A ship lost at sea for many days suddenly sighted a friendly vessel. From the mast of the unfortunate vessel was seen a signal: “Water, water. We die of thirst.”... Read More

To Grow as a Teacher, Embrace the Unusual

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 5 | File type : Audio

How can you become a better teacher? In Intentional Growth, Melvin explores a range of steps you can take to develop your understanding and your ability to communicate. In this excerpt, he highlig... Read More

Comprehensive Study Guide for Amos Fortune: Free Man

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Teaching Material

These questions, comments and suggested activities can stimulate deep engagement with the story of Amos Fortune’s life in a way that cultivates insight and wisdom. The questions follow the story pa... Read More

Seeking a Right Way: Preparing for Schooling at Home

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Article

In this essay, Jonas reflects on what we can learn from the coronavirus shutdown. How should schools plan for the future? How can our communities prepare for the new normal, if that normal includes ex... Read More

Flattening the Grading Curve: End-of-Year Video

Contributor: Zac Weaver | Length : 7 | File type : Video

Lebanon Valley Christian School created this video to keep their patrons and students connected with plans for ending the school year with a bang... and chocolate. ... Read More

Best Practices for Distance Teaching During COVID-19 (Webinar)

Contributor: Austin Shenk | Length : 33 | File type : Video

In this recorded Zoom meeting, three teachers discuss their schools' approaches to the challenges of the shutdown. Download the video or download audio only From the meeting chat: What is the b... Read More

FBCS Letter to Parents Regarding Coronavirus

Contributor: Gerald Miller | File type : Document

This is the initial letter Faith Builders Christian School sent to parents. It outlines how the school is planning to support learning at home. Within these parameters, each teacher sent out their own... Read More

Daily Learning at Home Checklist (Third Grade)

Contributor: Anna Zehr | File type : Curricular

Anna offers this sample checklist for supporting students who are learning at home during the school shutdown. Download the document or preview it below. ... Read More

Homeschool Plan: Parent Letter (MCS)

Contributor: Ryan Horst | File type : Document

Staff at MCS considered the plans of other schools and crafted this approach to fit their community. Download the plan or view it below. ... Read More

Daily Lesson Checklist for Home Study

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Curricular

Waynesboro Mennonite School developed this checklist to allow parents to verify their child's progress during study from home. Download the checklist now or view it below. ... Read More