Hospitality in Foreign Language Education

Language skills can fade with time, but if we can help students cultivate a welcoming heart of love for the stranger, it will have a lifelong impact.

Recognizing the Different Ways Boys Learn

Boys and girls are different. They play differently, relate…

The Gifts of Language Learners

As Christian teachers, we’ve thought carefully about how biblical worldview shapes our interactions with our students and colleagues. But we may not have thought about how our Christian faith speaks specifically to language teaching and learning.

What does the Incarnation Have to do with Teaching?

As believers we seek to live a fully integrated life, weaving…

Helping Students with Learning Differences

The number of students with special needs seems to be growing. So what are we to do in our classrooms? How do we effectively address this growing need?

Suffering: Sacred Wounds or Meaningless Pain?

Is there a role that we can take as transformational educators to prepare our students with a theology of suffering? Could we be more intentional in how we prepare our learners for suffering?

Questioning

“There’s no such thing as a stupid question.” Really? Teachers…

The Image of God: Image Reflectors

While this article may seem primarily reflective, it is,…

Exit Slips: Your Ticket to Closure

Since the pacing of even our most well-planned lessons can be so easily interrupted, what can we do? Exit slips allow teachers the flexibility to bring closure to a lesson at any point—a helpful tool for those days when the time has gotten away from you.

Discerning Educational Idols

We are modern, technologically-advanced people, yet we are…