A Word of Advice to New Teachers: Excel in the Ordinary

About this time of year thousands of recent college grads and others will be receiving e-mails and letters telling them where and what they'll be teaching for the next two years of their lives. Teach For America is a non-profit that focuses on closing the achievement gap by recruiting our nation's top college-graduates and leaders for a … Continue reading A Word of Advice to New Teachers: Excel in the Ordinary

Public School vs. Homeschool: What’s a Christian to Do?

I wish someone had posted a sign somewhere, "If You're an Advocate of Public Education Reform and Run in Conservative Christian Circles: Beware!"  When my family and I relocated to attend seminary we were prepared for meeting new people, the rigors of graduate study, and the inevitable stresses of re-location.  My wife and I, both … Continue reading Public School vs. Homeschool: What’s a Christian to Do?