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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

Faithful to the End: A Web Meeting for Administrators and High School Students

Contributor: Austin Shenk | File type : Video

On April 24, a group of teachers and school leaders met to discuss: How can teachers support struggling students at a distance? How can you and a disappointing school year positively? What does th... Read More

Seeds to Carry with Us: Anabaptist Values in the New Normal

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Blog Post

We know that our spiritual heritage and teachings and life come first. (Seek ye first…) My purpose in writing is not to address our spiritual/church/congregational walk directly—I leave that t... Read More

Unprecedented Times? The Pandemic in Its Historical Context

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Blog Post

I suppose I’ve heard the term unprecedented used more often in the last six weeks than I have in the last sixty years. I’ve used it myself. Until I realized how often it’s being misused. ... 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

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

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

Preparing for Schooling at Home

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

Jonas outlines a new model for schooling which would enable schools to sustainably provide home-based instruction. Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More