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The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Leading Christ-centered education toward excellence and flourishing
We want all schools to aspire to, achieve, and remain committed to a biblically-based philosophy of education, standards that are measurable, and flourishing-related criteria. ACSI strives to lead, support, and serve Christian schools, and educators, by placing them on a path of growth and flourishing using the research-based Flourishing Schools Initiative. This model should link leadership and faculty professional development accreditation, and every culture-driving component of a school. A common philosophy, and a flourishing-based metric, would unify our efforts of advancing Christian schools and educators.
Making Christ-centered education available and obtainable
ACSI is committed to making Kingdom education available to as many children and families as desire it, believing that such an education offers students an opportunity to grow in a loving relationship with their Creator, come to know His saving work through Jesus, and flourish in His Ephesians 2:10 calling for their lives. This commitment requires removing barriers to access for those who traditionally have not benefited from Christian school, as well as seeking out new ways to create access points to Kingdom education and the ability to thrive and be successful in that education—for all those who desire it.
Promoting and protecting Christ-centered education for today and tomorrow
As the largest evangelical Christian school association in the world, ACSI is by default viewed as the spokesperson for Christian schooling in the public square. In order to discharge this responsibility with excellence and seasoned speech (Colossians 4:6), and to equip our member schools to do the same, ACSI must invest in developing public-facing resources and forming strategic relationships with those working in the area of advocacy for Christian Education and for religious liberty.
SCHOOL LEADERSHIP | MAY 4, 2021
ACSI's Latest "Research in Brief" Released: Cutting-Edge Insights for Christian Schools
Educators and students everywhere eagerly anticipate the moment when the finish line of summer break appears on the horizon. This is even more the case in 2021, as we close out the most challenging school year in recent memory. As we look toward the summer months and the possibility of some rest (even if short in duration, especially for school leaders who work year-round), we’ve chosen a timely and critically important subject as our organizing theme for the spring edition of Research in Brief: the well-being of the school community.
TEACHING AND LEARNING | APRIL 26, 2021
Rethinking Assessment: A Tool for Learning and Spiritual Formation
STEVEN AND JOANNA LEVY
What a school decides to measure is particular to each school and expresses what that school community values in the realms of academics, social, physical, and spiritual development. What you measure influences what your students pay attention to. But how we assess carries more subtle and influential implications for our identity in God’s story, because it influences how students see themselves and their God.
- Purposeful Design Publications Releases New Dr. Alan Pue Book Highlighting the Importance of Christian Schooling and Discipling the Next Generation April 5, 2021
- ACSI Partners with UnifiEd to Offer Christian Schools Resources on Cultural Intelligence March 24, 2021
- ACSI Announces Appointment of New Director of Research March 8, 2021
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