I have known for years that lecturing is a poor way to teach but I couldn’t tear myself away from the pattern of information transfer that I had honed for so many years. If I understand the concepts and can explain them well, why don’t students pick them up more readily?
Our God is a God that loves to burst forth. God created flowers that burst forth from buds, butterflies that burst forth from cocoons, and dogs that burst forth from open doors to run around the yard at the end of a long day.
Contrary to popular belief, many homeschooling families never intend or hope to shelter their children. Sheltering never entered our minds when we decided to embark on our homeschooling journey over ten years ago. In fact, one of our main goals was exactly the opposite.
Globally minded Christ-centered education is a growing trend and reality that exists in our Christian schools today. Our students are increasing global thinkers that are seeking real world meaning and application in their schoolwork.