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Cooling the Cool (Chester Weaver)

Contributor: Chester Weaver | Length : 61 | File type : Audio

Why do some students need to be "cool"? How should a teacher constructively deal with what is "cool"? The answer is simpler (and more complex) than we at first think.

Students Becoming Persons (Chester Weaver)

Contributor: Chester Weaver | Length : 62 | File type : Audio

The sooner students discover their own identity the better. This talk discusses hindrances to authentic personhood as well as how the school can nurture personhood development.

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 2; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

In the second of four sessions on Anabaptist teaching, Kyle extends the analogy of swords>plowshares/knowledge>wisdom by speaking of the specifics of classroom life. Kyle explores the question of who ... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 3; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

In the third of four sessions on the Anabaptist view of knowledge, Kyle points out the difference between what is called "knowledge" in the information age and the knowledge the Bible recommends. Real... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 4; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 32 | File type : Audio

In the last of four sessions on the Anabaptist view of knowledge, Kyle talks about empowering a faith that will not shrink. Faith, says Kyle, is the window by which we experience the unseen--and schoo... Read More

Swords to Ploughshares: Knowledge to Wisdom, Session 1; Kyle Lehman

Contributor: Kyle Lehman | Length : 42 | File type : Audio

Do your students know who they are? Do they appreciate the Anabaptist value on following Christ? In the first of four talks, Kyle encourages us to settle with our Anabaptist heritage, which views know... Read More

God’s Story in Education

Contributor: Daniel Rutt | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

In the opening message of the series, Dan describes the arc of God's story, and urges us to see our lives--and the lives of our students--in the light of God's story. In Him is life, and it is the lig... Read More

Calling Students to Embrace God’s Story

Contributor: Daniel Rutt | Length : 50 | File type : Audio

In the final talk in the series on biblical integration, Dan urges teachers to be faithful to their callings and to avoid false ideas that distract us, and our students, from serving Christ in the cla... Read More

Lighting the Way: Scripture in Our Classrooms

Contributor: Daniel Rutt | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How does the Bible change how we teach? How does it change our students' learning? Dan Rutt explains that the God's story gives meaning to everything we teach and every student we serve. This video... Read More

Who Are We? The Influence of History Books and Teachers

Contributor: Patrick Heatwole | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Patrick addresses the question of "Why study history?" and tackles some of the questions of teachers and curriculum choices. Courtesy CASBI.