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Christian Deeper Learning Conference

Why Deeper Learning? What does it mean to approach learning as participation in “God’s Story?” Learning in God’s Story is not primarily about content but about experience. Our participation is not only about what we think but also about our deepest hopes for ourselves and the world in light of God’s Story. So then, does …

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Now is the time to think about Denver!

I am excited to draw your attention to the third annual Christian Deeper Learning conference February 27 and 28! Who is this conference intended for? This is for anyone interested in deeper, meaningful, biblically informed teaching and learning for students in Christian schools! Just like at our previous two conferences, we will have presenters and …

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Christian Deeper Learning

Christian Deeper Learning — a working paper defining and describing the uniqueness of deeper learning approaches in Christian education. More resources to follow soon! Deeper Learning Conference – Student Presentation

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“Blessing the Body” CRE Conference 2019

“Blessing the Body” CRC Conference 2019 Keynote Speaker: Nancy Pearcey Nancy Pearcey: internationally renowned speaker/author of Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions About Life and Sexuality, published Jan 2018 by Baker Books. Author of many other books including: Total Truth, Finding Truth, Saving Leonardo. Nancy Pearcey will speak at plenary sessions on both days of …

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Our Resistance to Accountability

The resistance to accountability goes back a long way–perhaps to the Garden of Eden with the passing of blame from Adam to Eve and from Eve to the serpent. Each evaded taking responsibility for his or her actions. These problems persist to the present day as a result of this original brokenness. To whom am …

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The Hook: What’s in a Name?

The language we use has a real power to influence how we understand our world—and act in it. –Kristin Lin, Editor, The On Being Project My wife Joanna and I just finished facilitating two wonder-full institutes on Deeper Learning in Christian Schools and are planning a third in the Dominican Republic. David Smith has been …

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Powerful Practices: Implementing Deeper Learning in Christian Schools Conference

Powerful Practices:  Implementing Deeper Learning in Christian Schools Dates:  March 7-8, 2019 (with a pre-conference day March 6) Cost:  $199/person until December 15 Team Discount for groups of 3+ from the same school Location:  Legacy Christian Academy (north of Dallas, TX)   This conference will offer innovative and inspiring workshops in the following areas: Looking …

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What Story Is at the Heart of Our Schools?

What if (Christian) education was primarily concerned with shaping our hopes and passions—our visions of the “good life”? What if the primary work of (Christian) education was the transforming of our imagination rather than the saturation of our intellect? What if we began by appreciating how education not only gets into our head but also …

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Friends Who Wrote Books You Might Enjoy

Writing a book is a labor of love. Publishing one in the education sector, and to go a step further, publishing in the Christian education sector, is an even greater labor of love with little hope of any financial return. Recently a number of my friends have done some really good work authoring books, and …

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Deeper Learning Conference–Take Two!

It was a great time of learning, connection, and celebration at our second annual Christian Deeper Learning conference held at Legacy Christian Academy in Frisco, Texas on March 6-8! A couple of highlights for attendees were the keynote speech given by one of the deeper learning pioneers in the national movement, Ron Berger from EL …

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