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Is The Main Thing the Main Thing?

As the 2021-2022 school year has come to a close, faculties reflect on and review the past year’s ...
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Invite Him

Once upon a time at a school long ago, I provided time each morning for the faculty to ...
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Opportunity amidst Opposition

Editor's Note: This week, we are sharing a blog entry from Word Without Walls by Dr. Michael Eschelbach. ...
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Blind Time, and a Quest to Find Peace

Picture it. The light is just beginning to show. Birds start to sing. Movements all around become noticeable ...
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A Final(?) Chapter

Over the past number of months I have chronicled my journey into and out of teaching. Today I ...
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Struggling Readers

If you teach young children to read, you are a hero. Learning to read is a complex process. ...
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Using Hymns to Teach the Faith

Part II – The Hymn of the Month Why We Study Music and Hymns in Lutheran Schools  It ...
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Being There

I was struck by the reporting of an incident in a New Jersey charter school a couple weeks ...
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“I Want to Tell the Story”

One of the first things I was told not to do as a student teacher was to bring ...
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