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Editorial: The Value of a Christian Education

My wife is a graduate of Pepperdine University and I am a graduate of Southwestern Christian College. Four of our five children attended colleges associated with the Churches of Christ – Harding and Oklahoma Christian. Were there higher education institutions closer and cheaper? Yes. Could we have been educated at a local community college or […]

Elite education vs classical Christian education

James hankins is professor of history at Harvard, specialist of the Italian Renaissance. He attended the recent “Higher Education Summit” organized by the Classic learning test, a classic alternative to SAT and ACT. He liked what he saw. But he noted the difference between the classical schools of the Renaissance and the revival of classical […]

Research shows the benefits of classical Christian education

There is now research which demonstrates the superiority of classical Christian education by almost any standard – academic, social, spiritual, psychological – to alternatives. The Department of Sociology at the University of Notre Dame has been commissioned by the Association of Classical Christian Schools (ACCS) to research their effectiveness. Notre Dame researchers, incorporating data from […]

6 Ways a Christian Education Can Help You in the Workplace

Christian education can be transformational. As Christians, God is meant to be the center of our lives, which means we need to consider him in everything we do, including our education. Proverbs 16:16 reminds us that education is more valuable than material things. Some of the great benefits of Christian education are that it shapes […]

Parent Partners – Christian Education in North East India

COLORADO SPRINGS – When we research NGOs and Faith-Based Organizations (FBOs) for posting on Missions Box News, we look for something that makes the organization unique. It was easy to find what makes Parent Partners great in and of themselves. The Parent Partner Ministry is distinguished by the fact that it focuses only on providing […]

LCA seeks to redefine the perception of Christian private education | Education

Ultimately, Lakeway Christian Academy is for the kids. But not just the children of the privileged few who can afford it. And it’s not for a handful of academic or athletic elites, either. Principal Stephen Denny says the goal is to keep Lakeway Christian schools accessible and affordable for anyone who wants to attend. The […]

Private School Owners Want Christian Education Teaching – FrontPageAfrica

MONROVIA – An institution to promote the teaching of Christian and pious education in all primary and secondary private Christian schools has been launched under the banner of “Owners for Christian Transformation and Quality Education (PCTQE). The formulation of the faith-based education group, according to the Rev. Sammie Johnah Sorbah, president of the organization, is […]

Liberia: owners of private schools want Christian education teaching

Monrovia – An institution to promote the teaching of Christian and godly education in all primary and secondary private Christian schools has been launched under the banner “Owners for Christian Transformation and Quality Education (PCTQE). The formulation of the faith-based education group, according to Rev. Sammie Johnah Sorbah, president of the organization, is to uphold […]

GCU helps crack the code of Christian education

GCU President Brian Mueller shared the business side of GCU’s growth with several leaders in K-12 Christian education. Story and photos by Ashlee LarrisonGCU News Desk How do we make K-12 Christian education accessible, affordable, and adaptable for families looking to maintain a strong element of faith in their child’s education? That’s what Grand […]

Attacking Christian Education | Opinion

Frequent contributor to the “Daylight Atheism” blog, James Haught, gave us a taste of the growing attacks on Christianity and Christian education in The Times and The Democrat. Haught has already clearly expressed his atheistic worldview and contempt for Christians of Daylight Atheism (Daylight “defends the atheist point of view and maintains that rejection of […]

Israel Folau controversy sparks pressure on Christian education from parents for religious freedom vote

“People vote with their feet and their wallets to choose a denominational school every day. We ask them to vote at the polls this Saturday in the same way, ”he said. “We know parents from major fringe homes across Australia tell us how important the protection of values, beliefs and religious freedom is to Christian […]

Backus: Students Produce Christian Education Podcast

If you’ve ever had questions about Christian schools or wondered how they work, Pastor Blair Ecker and his students at Pine Mountain Christian Academy in Backus have the podcast for you. Since the start of the school year, a team of academy students has been running Christian School Radio, a podcast program that shares with […]

Backus: Students Produce Christian Education Podcast – Pine and Lakes Echo Journal

If you’ve ever had questions about Christian schools or wondered how they work, Pastor Blair Ecker and his students at Pine Mountain Christian Academy in Backus have the podcast for you. Since the start of the school year, a team of academy students have been running Christian School Radio, a podcast program that shares with […]

Providence Academy brings the best of homeschool and classical Christian education to children in the area – Blue Ribbon News

(ROCKWALL, TX – August 6, 2018) A unique university model school providing children with high quality college preparatory education has recently made its home here in Rockwall County. Formerly located in Rowlett, Providence Academy will bring its exceptional teaching model of combining home schooling and traditional Christian education to local children to its new location […]

Christian education: the advantages and disadvantages of enrolling your child in a Christian school

Through Shiena Bernardino, Christian Post Contributor | Thursday 07 June 2018 A group of students studying inside a classroom | Wikimedia Commons / Creative redefined Christian parents who are looking for the right school for their children do not necessarily choose a Christian school because of its cost. But before ruling out the idea of […]

Christian education: the pros and cons of enrolling your child in a Christian school

Through Shiena bernardino, Christian Post Contributor | Thursday 07 June 2018 A group of students studying inside a classroom | Wikimedia Commons / Creative redefined Christian parents who are looking for the right school for their children do not necessarily choose a Christian school because of its cost. But before ruling out the idea of […]

Helen DeVos, philanthropist focused on health, Christian education and the arts, dies at 90

Helen DeVos watches an Orlando Magic game in March with her husband, Richard, the team owner. (Phelan M. Ebenhack / AP) Helen DeVos, a West Michigan philanthropist known for her support of children’s health, Christian education and the arts, died Oct. 18 in Ada Township, Michigan. She was 90 years old. The cause was complications […]

Classical Christian education looks to the past, thrives today

Students stand in their classroom at the Wichita Classical School, which opened in 2005. Courtesy photo Jenna Mullinix is ​​only 11 years old, but she can already translate common phrases from Latin. Sitting around the Red Lobster table, awaiting their meal several months ago, she and her younger siblings occupied the time reciting an Orthodox […]

Christian Education and Its Relevance in Today’s World | New

Mandeville, Manchester: In the past, many children had to attend Christian schools at the primary level, especially since many institutions were aligned with denominations. But over the years this practice has changed and several other factors come into play when parents choose which schools they want their children to attend. However, the president of the […]

Why could Christian education in Israel disappear …… | News and reports

Christian educators in Israel say their 48 high-performing primary and secondary schools could be forced to close due to funding discrimination by the state’s education ministry. “For years, the ministry has consistently cut budgets for Christian schools – 45% over the past 10 years,” Christian school administrators said in a joint statement. These cuts have […]

Veritas Academy Offers Cody ‘Classical and Christian’ Education | Local News

Parents looking for a classical education and Christian principles have found Veritas Academy to do the trick. Veritas – which means “truth” in Latin – is a new private school in Cody listed as a classical Christian school. He teaches students how to think, not what to think, says teacher Amy Law. The fourth-year class […]

Manchester Accelerated Christian Education Schools: Christian Schools Advocate for Use of American Textbooks with Uncompromising Views on Abortion, Evolution, and Homosexuality

Christian schools hard to Manchester defended teaching children American textbooks that state abortion is bad, evolution is a lie, and homosexuals choose to be homosexuals. Three private schools of Ancoats, Moston and Ardwick use the Tennessee-based Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) program. Manuals provided by the organization and viewed by MEN also state that “God wants […]

Five Temptations for Classical Christian Education | Brian douglas

HAfter teaching in a classical Christian school for five years and following the classical Christian education movement for a few years before, I have come to believe that this is the best approach to K-12 education available today. . Because of its understanding of education as a remodeling of a child’s soul (unlike models of […]

The benefits of Christian education come at a price – and it’s not just financial

Courtesy of Calvin CollegeStudents walk the Commons Lawn at Calvin College in Grand Rapids. It is difficult for some people to understand why parents would pay dearly to send their children to Christian schools when public schools offer the same education for free. The thing is, it’s not the same. Yes, your kids will learn […]

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