Apr 25, 2016

Hiding in Plain Sight

By | 2016-05-04T12:55:06+00:00 April 25, 2016|Faith, Secondary|

Recently, we have been receiving resumes and applications for the position of Educational Administrative Assistant in the secondary office. The other day, I planned to meet with the current admin assistants to go through all the resumes and decide on whom we should interview for the position.But before the meeting, I went into my staff [...]

Jun 22, 2015

How to Get an “A” in Free Time

By | 2015-08-11T15:45:28+00:00 June 22, 2015|Faith, Secondary|

What do you think about adding column on a report card assessing what students do during recess?Luigi Giussani, Italian priest, educator and intellectual, once told a group of parents that young people are not judged by how seriously, tenaciously and loyally they take to their school work, but by how they use their free time.They [...]

Apr 20, 2015

I Avodah, Do You?

By | 2017-08-01T21:43:33+00:00 April 20, 2015|21st Century Learning, Faith, Middle School, School Vision|

Almost one year ago, I wrote a blog post on my trip to Greater Los Angeles to check out Christian colleges with my daughter. This year for spring break, my wife, Sharon and I took our two younger kids back to LA to visit our older daughter who has settled in to Providence Christian College [...]

Mar 4, 2015

We Are Human

By | 2017-08-01T21:43:33+00:00 March 4, 2015|Faith, School Vision|

Last week our entire staff spent 24 hours together on a retreat where we were enriched by the music and stories of Steve Bell. Steve is a Christian singer/songwriter who recently completed an album called Pilgrimage. It’s a great album and shows off his incredible musical abilities. He has found a passion and a gift that [...]

Jan 3, 2015

My Humble Christmas Lesson

By | 2017-08-01T21:43:34+00:00 January 3, 2015|Celebrating, Elementary, Faith|

Sparkling lights, hot chocolate by a cozy fire, feelings of peace and calm, all is merry and bright. Those were the sentiments I wanted to be writing about, as I frantically tried to get a post-Christmas blog entry done. The flu happened instead, causing changed and cancelled plans, disinfectants and laundry, missed visits and tired [...]

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