Category: Education

Why Education Matters

Why is education so important?  Why should educational quality and access matter to people of faith? All children, no matter what they look like or how much money their parents have, are made in...

The World Is Our Classroom

Recovering the humanity of education by Anthony Grimes The form of education should follow its function. That is to say that once we agree upon the purpose of education, dialogue about which pedagogies best...

A Prayer for Teachers

God of Love, thank you for every teacher who notices a child's special gift. Thank you for teachers who are listeners and gentle guides. Thank you for teachers who expect much and love enough...

More than Paper and Pencils

These national organizations help Christians partner with their public schools through mentoring programs, community revitalization, and more. ✎ America's Promise helps mobilize Americans to act via their 400+ national partner organizations and local affiliates....

The Power of Fleas

by Kristyn Komarnicki I consider myself an educator at heart, but I have never attended a PTO or school board meeting in my city of Philadelphia, which limps along with more budget and institutional...