Entries by Julian Richter

There Was a Hunger to Learn

“I was encouraged to see our little school, three months old, being ‘transformational’,” said Tammy Peters, one of TeachBeyond’s teacher-trainers working in Africa. “They are sharing God’s light and making a contribution to the needy educational communities right around the corner from them.” FATEB Kinshasa Academy in the Democratic Republic of Congo recently was the […]

English Opens Doors for Transformational Education

English. It is the lingua franca of the Internet, business, travel, and science. It is also a key component of TeachBeyond’s strategy of transformational education. Native English speakers are in demand in many countries. As one of our members observes, “My teammates and I have had the opportunity to build relationships with high-schoolers and college […]

We’re on a Journey of Discovery

If I asked, “How does your faith inform the work you do as an educator?” how would you answer? It’s a question I asked one of our special needs teachers when I visited Southeast Asia. Without hesitation she replied, “My faith informs my worldview, but the thing that I am learning is that my work […]

Renovating Dorm for Refugees

TeachBeyond will accommodate refugees arriving in Germany from the Middle East in Haus Blauen, an empty Black Forest Academy dorm, after it has been renovated. We are collecting funds to pay for the renovation. You can give here – https://give.teachbeyond.org/support/blauen/ An architect is working on the renovation of Blauen for fire protection and fire escape routes. […]

Leadership Team Planning for Future

The newly reconstituted leadership team for TeachBeyond Germany recently met and discussed these topics: How can we translate the vision and mission of TeachBeyond within our departments? How can we measure progress toward our goals? How can we support one another as a team? It was a valuable and important afternoon for all. TeachBeyond is […]