Northern CA Meet Up Lunch: East Bay
March 17, 2017 11:00 AM–March 17, 2017 1:00 PM
Black Bear Diner, 5750 Christie Ave, Emeryville, CA 94608
Please join us for the Administrators Meet Up to connect with peers, enjoy lunch, and share what is happening at your schools. Dr. Swetland will bring information from the Barna School Choice research commissioned by ACSI to this "no agenda" lunch. It is free for all ACSI school administrators and, if you contact Andrea Komos at email@example.com, you can register an administrator from a non-member school and bring them as your guest for free. See you at the Meet Up!
Mr. Nichols outlines 33 risk factors or danger signs for ACSI schools that have contributed to their closures. This presentation was given at the ACSI Anaheim Convention. This is the Power Point portion of Mr. Nichol's presentation which is based off his thesis paper at California Baptist University.
The American Christian schooling movement has deep roots and a rich history, and it continues to produce graduates who can transform our nation with their Christ-centered values. A few years ago Cardus, a Christian think tank headquartered in Ontario, Canada, sought to discover to what extent those graduates are making an impact.In other words, does K–12 Christian education produce its intended outcomes?
Gratitude: it’s one of my favorite topics because it has such power to effect change in our hearts, in others, in our communities, and even in our schools. I’ve invited Jay Ferguson, headmaster of Grace Community School (Tyler, Texas), to write about gratitude as we enter the Thanksgiving season here in the U.S. —Dan
It’s a question many Christian parents have asked: By having my kids attend a Christian school, am I nurturing them and equipping them for life in secular society, or am I potentially harming them by shielding them from it? Jay Ferguson, headmaster of Grace Community School (Tyler, Texas), addresses that question head-on in this issue. I hope you’ll consider his excellent points.