Plant the Seeds for a Lifetime of Learning

Plant the Seeds for a Lifetime of Learning

I am not a Covenant graduate, but I got here as fast as I could! One of the things that drew me to Covenant was the rich learning environment. From the curriculum listed on the website to the first moment that I set foot on the campus, I knew this was the place for my...
How and Why Should We Then Reason?

How and Why Should We Then Reason?

Throughout my 13 years at Covenant, I have taught every grade level from 6th Grade to 12th Grade. During a few of those years, I actually had the privilege of teaching Bible Survey and Logic to 7th Graders, while also teaching Greek to 12th Graders. The shift from a...
As I Have Loved You

As I Have Loved You

When students come to me for Greek I in their 10th Grade year, I like to share a little analogy with them to help them understand why we would study a “dead language” that is as challenging as classical Greek. Imagine that you meet someone from a foreign country who...
What’s Love Got to Do With It?

What’s Love Got to Do With It?

Society would have us believe that education is solely the formation of the mind and that knowledge alone is the singular solution to all our woes. Culture is saturated with the message that the more we know, the better we become. If this is true, why do our problems...
Enduring Truths (Across the Ages)

Enduring Truths (Across the Ages)

The longer I am a teacher, the fewer of my go-to pop culture references connect with my students. For example, only a few students “get” an applicable Leave it to Beaver reference without thinking I said “Bieber.” To my surprise, The Waltons no longer work either as I...
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