Education

Two Early Childhood Resources: Code of Ethics and Evangelism

The Indiana Early Childhood Cabinet have recently created two new documents as a resource for schools & teachers: Evangelism Ideas to Reach out to Early Childhood Families Code of Ethics & Covenant Agreement for Early Childhood Educators They are posted on our website under Early Childhood along with other resources for teachers & directors. If… Read more »

Indiana District: 2018-19 Curriculum Conversations

Grades 6+ SCIENCE Curriculum Conversation February 8, 2019 IN District Grade 6-8 SCIENCE teachers met on Friday, February 8 at Immanuel, Valpo.  It was a great day of connecting with and learning from each other!  Hot topics included student-led inquiry, instructional strategies, and classroom technology. We feel… From Left to Right: Matt Albertin (Trinity, Elkhart)… Read more »

Disability Awareness Materials for Bible Classes

Bethesda is offering FREE disability awareness materials to YOU. The materials include Bible classes for all ages Pre-K to adult, worship materials, a school chapel, a 4-part study for teachers and leaders, and more! Visit BethesdaLutheranCommunities.org to find the Wonderfully Made materials.  

District Convention begins this week

On Thursday and Friday, Lutherans will gather from throughout Indiana and northern Kentucky at the Grand Wayne Center to prayerfully consider our work together. As we do every three years, we will share ministry reports, elect leaders, and vote on important matters. Clergy and lay delegates will represent every congregation in our District. The theme for... Read more »

Answering a Divine Call

Imagine being tasked with the job of filling multiple employment vacancies for a diverse and multi-cultural clientele each and every year. Requests come from a wide variety of settings, including rural, urban, and everything in between. The talent pool is vast and includes job candidates from across the entire nation. Filling these openings requires an… Read more »

Lutheran Teachers are a Blessing

What a blessing you are to God’s church and the Indiana District: Greetings to you each of you in the name of Jesus, our Risen Lord and Savior!  God’s great peace through His Son is yours today. We (Amy and I) celebrate with you as you begin to close out another academic year.  Lutheran schools… Read more »

Lutheran Teachers are a Blessing

What a blessing you are to God’s church and the Indiana District: Greetings to you each of you in the name of Jesus, our Risen Lord and Savior!  God’s great peace through His Son is yours today. We (Amy and I) celebrate with you as you begin to close out another academic year.  Lutheran schools… Read more »

ILEARN – What’s Coming?

Next year as our schools in Indiana transition from ISTEP to ILEARN, the Department of Education has a website you can learn more about next year’s school testing.  Below is a memo from the IDOE. ILEARN Website Updated! The ILEARN website has been updated to assist schools and families in understanding the components of Indiana’s… Read more »

Colloquy News for Teachers

CueNet has annoucned an exciting new scholarship offer for teachers of Lutheran Schools that are thinking about doing colloquy to become a commissioned minister of the LCMS. Teachers, we have a wonderful gift to share with you and we hope that you will help spread the word to your colleagues who could benefit. If you or… Read more »

FREE Resource for Teachers of Science Grades K-12 from Purdue University

The Purdue College of Science K-12 Outreach team has started a free, monthly newsletter featuring lesson planning resources, standards-based labs, and videos.  This newsletter will be emailed after the first of each month.  The April 2018 newsletter is being prepared now.  Please sign up by completing the short form found at: http://eepurl.com/diYvHP Questions can be… Read more »