American higher education has become unfriendly territory in many ways. Some parents wonder whether they should consider sending their students to college at all. Drawing from extensive experience in higher education, CenterForLit Director Adam Andrews contemplates this all important question, suggesting ways to make the considerable benefits of a college education available to your homeschool graduates and offering valuable tips for deciding what kind of school to choose – and for avoiding the pitfalls that await the unsuspecting freshman.
CenterForLit director Adam Andrews examines the well-known list of rules for successful teachers and offers fresh insights on each one, suggesting that in some ways, breaking these rules is the best way to succeed!
Adam meets teachers right where they are and offers practical tips for getting the most out of the teacher-student relationship, both inside and outside the classroom.
Regardless of the age of your students, the classics of Western civilization offer you a complete set of the greatest curriculum materials ever created. Adam Andrews will demonstrate how to put this treasure to work in three simple steps – all without buying a single text book. Learn how to let the authors of these works speak, and your class will never be the same!
As fantasy grows ever more popular in our culture, books and movies teem with elements that many Christian parents find objectionable. How can we equip our children to engage and influence their culture while protecting them from its evils?
How do you teach your students to apply a “Christian Worldview” to the books they read, the movies they watch and the culture they live in? The answer to this important question may surprise you, for well-meaning Christians often misunderstand the basic principles of worldview analysis. This misunderstanding can prevent Christian students from thinking clearly about contemporary culture.
How do we maintain high standards in the classroom while also encouraging and supporting our students? Adam Andrews addresses this question with an inspiring discussion of Grace: the most powerful engine of achievement.