Education

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What can you expect from the Indiana District tweets? I will not tweet about : the BigTen, what’s trending in entertainment, my recent vacation (no selfies!) nor retweet political controversy in Washington D.C.   I will send SAVVY tweets and retweets about : educational policy debates within Indiana and our nation, foundations and reflections about… Read more »

Three Questions about Communication

Question 1: What do the Erie Canal, the Wittenberg door, the Pony Express, and the original Wireless (not Bluetooth) have in common?  A few hints: The Erie Canal not only transported goods; the flow of ideas along this channel catalyzed sentiments for the abolitionist movement throughout New England and to the expanding West Martin Luther’s… Read more »

Uncharted Waters / Canoeing in the Mountains

When the institutional bedrock of American culture erodes, what fills the gaping chasm?  What is replacing the rule of law, the role of formal education, and the message of the church in these anxious times? And, how prepared are you, your church, youth groups, family ministries, and school to respond? At this year’s Conference of… Read more »

Ensuring Each Voice Is Heard!

CURRICULUM CONVERSATION…EVERYONE HAS SOMETHING TO OFFER! Finding a way to ensure each voice is heard can be tough to navigate.  Once you find the right road map for your faculty…the conversation is sure to follow!  Here are two conversation methods to try at your next faculty meeting: CHALK TALK Start with a chalkboard, dry erase… Read more »

Reverend Albers Serving in Dual Role for Ascension Lutheran Christian School

On Reformation Sunday, 2018, Principal Rev. John Albers was installed as the executive director of the Lutheran School Corporation of Indiana and administrator for Ascension Lutheran Christian School. Ascension is a high quality Lutheran school in Gary, Indiana that is community-based and Christ-centered. The school is a collaborative effort between several entities. The Lutheran School… Read more »

Indiana District Curriculum Initiative

Greetings and God’s peace through His Son is yours today. I am extremely excited and overjoyed to pen this brief note about the Indiana District Curriculum Initiative that will begin in the winter of 2019.  In a joint effort Julie Dietrich, Curriculum Consultant for the Indiana District and Alicia Levitt, Academic Excellence Coordinator for the… Read more »

People & Stories from the Bible Engage People of All Abilities

Fall is often a time to “get back to the basics.” It’s a time to review what we’ve learned so far and make plans for moving forward with our lives. The same holds true for Bible study programs. Ensure everyone in your faith community has access to Bethesda’s devotion books for group study about the… Read more »