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  • Adventist Resource
    Adventist Professionals' Network Lifelong
    Have you registered yet? The Adventist Professionals' Network (APN) is a global registry of Seventh-day Adventist professionals in any field. Housed at the world headquarters of the Church, APN will help locate candidates for positions, consultants with expertise,...

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    A Matter of Attitude Kindergarten-Grade 12
    An administrator's attitude sets the tone for the new school year. Tony Reeves shares how infectious a positive attitude can be for teachers, staff, students, parents, and anyone associated with the school.

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    A School Like No Other Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Peter Gatama shares his love for Greaves Academy by writing about the dedicated teachers, administrators, parents, and enthusiastic students who help create a positive atmosphere.

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    Adventist Risk Management Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Adventist Risk Management (ARM) provides professional risk management service in the areas of risk control consultation and education, property/casualty insurance, health care claims adjudication and personal risk services.

  • AIG Valic Tertiary-Lifelong
    NAD currently utilizes the services of AIG Valic for retirement plans. Declared "best" 403(b) provider in public K-12 market.

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    Anytime Email and Work-Life Balance - An Exploration into the Views of Adventist Schools Australia Employees Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "This study examines the effects of email intrusion on work-life balance from the perspective of a Christian faith-based organisation, which has the additional dimension of espousing a ‘healthy’ balance between work and life. A survey of...

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    Attitudes of Male Administrators Toward Hiring and Promoting Female Administrators in the Seventh-day Adventist Educational System in the North American Division Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Problem: The ratio of female to male educational administrators is considerably lower than the ratio for teachers. This study investigated the attitudes of male administrators toward hiring and promoting female administrators in the Seventh-day Adventist...

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    Building Communities of Learners Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the special JAE issue on staff development explains a four-week intensive course of professional training during a summer school session at Andrews University. The course follows the Joyce and Showers Staff Training Model: 1) exploration...

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    Building Effective Teams - Principals and Practices Preschool-Tertiary
    Initially developed for presentation at an in-service in order to help rebuild a dysfunctional and fractured staff, this PowerPoint addresses the following items: (1) Jesus as a Team Leader, (2) Team Development: Types (3) from Hierarchy to Teaming, (4) the...

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    Building Professional Staff Through Coaching Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Coaching is one way universities and colleges can invest in their teaching and administrative professionals. Through this method, employees gain skills, abilities, and knowledge to develop professionally and become more effective in their jobs. Topics include:...

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    Business Ethics and Human Resources Tertiary-Lifelong
    This paper "attempts to define business ethics and show its importance in the business setting, specifically in regards to human capital."

  • Caring Enough to Confront Tertiary-Lifelong
    Discussing trust, anger, change, prejudice, blame, guilt, loyalty, and conscience, the author describes a lifestyle for Christians who care enough to risk confronting others when differences become important. Especially for Christians who care deeply about...

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    Challenging the Status Quo - The Journey from a So-So School to an Effective One Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article from the special JAE issue on staff development discusses the process that the school board at South Bend Junior Academy (Indiana) went through to address the two major problems: declining enrollment and nonpayment of tuition. This report shares...

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    Change - A Necessary Challenge Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Juanita Neal shares devotional insights on making sense out of experiences, challenges, and trials that emerge with each new year. She encourages educators to consider the source, reflect on our experiences, and trust in God's divine intervention.

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    Classroom Volunteers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    In light of 2001 being designated the Year of the Volunteer, many schools are adopting in-school volunteer programs. Lloyd Robinson shares seventeen guidelines taken from the Home and School Association Handbook, published by the NAD Office of Education, that...

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    Cooling Down the Teaching Stress Soup Tertiary-Lifelong
    Teachers will feel more relaxed, peaceful, energized and confident with this high-impact and fun stress management seminar. Participants at this 2006 NAD Teacher Convention seminar will assess current stress levels and learn 8 powerful and effective ways to...

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    Coping With Criticism Constructively Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Dealing with criticism is difficult, especially when expectations are high and resources are limited. This article explores ways of dealing with criticism by identifying three categories of critics, giving suggestions of how to respond to the critics, and...

  • Coping with Difficult People Grade 7-Lifelong
    Based on fourteen years of research and observation, Dr. Robert Bramson's proven-effective techniques are guaranteed to help you right the balance and take charge of your life. Learn the six basic steps that allow you to cope with just about anyone. You'll...

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    Creating an Environment for Excellence Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Teachers' attitudes and perceptions about workplace climate and job-related tasks are important elements in creating an environment of excellence. Using a framework for teaching and learning in K-12 classrooms, the author examines factors that lead to teacher...

  • Dealing With People You Can't Stand Grade 9-Lifelong
    The classic guide to bringing out the best in people at their worst―updated with even more can’t-standable people! Dealing with People You Can’t Stand has been helping good people deal with bad behavior in a positive, professional way for...

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    eAdventist Tertiary-Lifelong
    Online portal for managing Adventist church and school memberships. Some contact information available; some requires login.

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    ECD Education Director Job Descriptions Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Download profiles and job descriptions for 1) local Seventh-day Adventist church education secretaries, 2) field or conference education directors, and 3) union education directors, as outlined by the East-Central Africa Division Office of Education. This...

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    Educational Excellence - For Time and Eternity Kindergarten-Grade 12
    What does excellence look like in Adventist Christian schools? Mike Lekic shares insights on what excellence represents in Adventist Christian education, along with ideas on how excellence can be achieved.

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    Employing Non-Adventist Professors Tertiary-Lifelong
    Would hiring non-Adventist professors and contract teachers result in a compromise of mission and secularization of Adventist institutions? Richard Osborn asks critical questions to determine whether such hiring practice are unavoidable, necessary, or a 'slippery...

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    Employment Policy Manual - NAD North Pacific Union Grade 12-Lifelong
    Downloadable copy of the North Pacific Union Conference Education Code including Employment Policies.

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    Enhancing Pastor/Teacher Relationships Kindergarten-Grade 12
    One crucial issue in the success of Adventist church schools is the relationship between the pastor and teacher. While the pastor is not the supervisor to the teacher, he is often viewed as such. Another misconception views the teacher as being on the B team...

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    Factors Affecting the Retention of K-12 Pacific Union Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The purpose of this study was to discover and examine the retention factors of Adventist K-12 teachers within the Pacific Union Conference. This was accomplished by determining the perceived motivational values of selected job aspects, both as they are presently...

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    Faculty Commitment in Higher Education - Implications for Strategic Leadership Tertiary
    "The commitment of faculty towards their institution needs to be recognized as having strategic value for higher learning. One component of commitment is affective commitment. Fostering it has a number of important implications for the leadership of educational...

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    Finding a Vision Through Others Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Rhoda Atwood discusses how shared vision makes a difference for first-year teachers in the amount of time they are willing to put into building relationships, developing resources, and investing time in the overall functioning of the school.

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    Gender Sensitivity for Adventist Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Regardless of whether a school system offers formal training in gender sensitivity, gender-role training will occur at some level through the informal communication of experiences, attitudes, and assumptions. This article demonstrates how teachers at all levels,...

  • Getting to Yes Tertiary-Lifelong
    We're constantly negotiating in our lives. For those who need help winning these battles, Roger Fisher has developed a simple and straightforward five-step system for how to behave in negotiations. The book, based on research from the Harvard Negotiation Project,...

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    How Do We Maintain New Practices in Staff Development? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the special JAE issue about staff development asks why so many 'trends' in education fall by the wayside after introduction. The most successful training programs have four elements: 1) presenting the theory or content of the practice; 2)...

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    How Do You Handle Stress? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Anthony Reeves discusses stress prevention measures: know your limits, share your stress, get physical, be good to yourself, make a daily list of tasks, have a quiet spot, and most importantly, learn to relax.

  • How to Deal With Parents Who Are Angry, Troubled, Afraid, or Just Plain Crazy Tertiary-Lifelong
    Tips for dealing with parents diplomatically and for acquiring the skills to disarm emotionally charged behavior. Features over two dozen strategies for defusing angry parents, 50 practical ways to build parental support, along with annotated resources.

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    How to Prevent and Overcome Job Burnout Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Why are Christian teachers at risk for burnout? In addressing this question, Kay D. Rizzo discusses the symptoms of burnout, provides suggestions for supervisors and administrators, shares insights on dealing with difficult people, and suggests how to avoid...

  • Human Resource Guide Tertiary-Lifelong
    A comprehensive collection of online documents (policies, handbooks, job descriptions, etc.), and human resource information from a large variety of organizations, including: staff selection, recruiting, compensation, benefits, employee behavior problems,...

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    INFO Editorial: Developing Workplace Intelligences - 2005 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Developing Workplace Intelligences was designed initially as a Research Forum theme which would draw together professionals from various disciplines to discuss topics of interest to all. The planning committee saw needs for presentations on coping and...

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    JAE Editorial: Adventist Education--Four Essentials Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Dulan comments on the high level of commitment primary, secondary, and tertiary level teachers bring to Adventist institutions, and the need for administrators to acknowledge that commitment through words and acts of encouragement and support. Articles included...

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    JAE Editorial: Teacher Relationships - Key to Satisfaction and Success Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Cultivating healthy relationships is the key to a successful teaching career. Humberto Rasi shares eight major areas that can help teachers evaluate their relationships with God, self, students, peers, supervisors, parents and guardians, church, and community....

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    JAE Editorial: The Teacher Makes the Difference Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This editorial from the special Staff Development issue of JAE shows that teachers are more than communicators, more than professionals, more than motivators. They are persons dealing with persons. In order to build better relationships, teachers need to be...

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    JAE Editorial: Roots and Wings Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Could problems with retention and finances be related to the amount of time our schools spend nurturing students? Religion classes and worships do not mean that personal needs are being met. This editorial advocates creating a positive school environment,...

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    JAE Legal Update: Avoiding Allegations of Wrongful Termination Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Ruth E. Parish addresses one of the most common sources of litigation against schools: wrongful termination. Suggested here are steps to ensure better employee/employer relations. Also covered are essential portions of the workers handbook: probationary periods,...

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    JAE Legal Update: Sexual Misconduct and Wrongful Termination: Important Legal Issues for Church Administrators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Ruth Parish outlines and defines structures organizations should have in place before allegations arise of sexual misconduct.

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    JAE Legal Update: The Case of the Maligned Bridgebuilder Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Private schools and their staff members can be sued. Most commonly the suits involve the termination of employment. Employment-at-will means that the employment relationship is terminable at the will of either party. However, recently various state courts...

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    JAE Legal Update: Whom Do We Hire? Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Do church-affiliated organizations have the right to make employment decisions based on religion? Various cases and situations are examined in order to apply the information to the Adventist campus situation.

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Sharing Writing Said Best Method; Legal News; Educational Testing Service Forum Cites "Paradox" in Reliance on,...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Adventist educators are invited to join Adventist Professionals' Network (APN); Teens' Beliefs Surveyed; Record Enrollment...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: U.S. Average Public Teacher Salaries Top $30,000 for 1989-1990; New Laws Ban Corporal Punishment; Why College Tuition is...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Girls as Likely as Boys to Have Reading Disability, Study Reveals; Report Identifies Causes of Learning Impairments; High...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers - December 1990 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Average Teacher Work Week; What Teachers Do All Week; Teachers Rate Problems in SDA Schools; Violence in Schools; Teachers...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers - October 1987 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Where Do Students Attend College?; Remembering Good Teachers; Asking Good Questions; Drug Prevention and Health Promotion...

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    JAE: Of Interest to Teachers Dec 1988-Jan 1989 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: Survey Finds Teachers 'Dispirited,' Uninvolved in Reform; Rate of Retention, Graduation for Blacks in U.S. Up Sharply; Dust...

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    Job Satisfaction and its Relationship to Organizational Commitment and Religious Commitment for Andrews University Employees Tertiary
    Problem: Relatively few studies have examined job satisfaction and its intrinsic and extrinsic facets for religious private universities. Andrews University seems to benefit from an identification of factors contributing to job satisfaction, and a measurement...

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    Job Satisfiers and Dissatisfiers Among the Employees of Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies - An Analysis Tertiary
    "The purpose of this qualitative study was to review the perceptions and desires of the employees of Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS) on motivational factors ("satisfiers") as indicators of job satisfaction and hygiene...

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    Job satisfiers and dissatisfiers among the employees of the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS) - an analysis Tertiary
    The purpose of this study was to determine the ranks of motivational and hygiene factors as indicators of job satisfaction and dissatisfaction among employees of AIIAS as perceived and desired. The study also attempted to determine the present emotional disposition...

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    Legal Issues in Seventh-day Adventist Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Janet Brock informs and educates Adventist teachers about their legal rights and responsibilities within the private school system in Canada. Incidents occurring as a result of detention, arriving late for supervision duties, and unsupervised after-school...

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    Making Decisions About the Content of Staff-Development Programs Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the special JAE issue about staff development discusses criteria for making decisions about staff-development programs, and the need for Adventist administrators to adopt division-wide, union-wide, and conference-wide staff-development programs....

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    Mentoring New Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article from the special JAE issue on staff development discusses mentoring. Two actual cases of mentoring are discussed throughout the article. Superintendents and administrators must provide training for mentors and pre-service educators who deal with...

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    NAD K-12 Educators' Certification Manual Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Read or print the current K-12 certification requirements online for North American Adventist educators. It includes general information on application procedures, eligibility requirements, denominational teaching certificates, endorsements (regular, specialty,...

  • Nasty People Tertiary-Lifelong
    Everyone knows a person who has been hurt, betrayed, or degraded by nasty individuals or has experienced it themselves. In three books, Jay Carter, Psy. D., shows readers how to stop this cycle of overt and covert abuse, without resorting to nasty tactics....

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    North Pacific Union Teacher Handbook Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "This handbook is designed to provide basic information about your responsibilities as a Seventh‐day Adventist teacher in a North Pacific Union Seventh‐day Adventist school. Although not all NPUC policies are included, a majority of those guidelines...

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    Personal Growth Plan - Professional Assessment Menu Tertiary-Lifelong
    Download a copy of a program of professional assessment and personal/professional growth developed in the Georgia-Cumberland Conference, that was teacher-centered and enabled regular evaluations of teacher performance that led to professional growth.

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    Predictors of organizational commitment for faculty and administrators of a private Christian university Tertiary
    Faculty and administrators of a private Christian university responded to measures of overall, intrinsic, and extrinsic job satisfaction as well as organizational and religious commitment. The survey measured responses on a five-point Likert-type scale. Data...

  • Reaching the Reluctant Teacher Kindergarten-Lifelong
    An online article that outlines how to provide appropriate professional development to teachers who are reluctant to adopt new technology. This chapter argues that technology reluctants have special needs, interests and learning styles that must be addressed...

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    Regional Retirement Plan - Retirement Readiness Lifelong
    If your retirement company is Mutual of America, read the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session to "understand both your Defined Benefit Plan and the 403(b) plan you have available. Find out if you are on track to be ready for retirement."

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    Relationships among selected internal/external variables affecting decision-making in the roles/functions of research university provosts Tertiary
    Problem: In the business and corporate world, there exists a unique collection of proven decision-making tools, techniques, and management ideas. There is, however, no clear definition and empirical analysis relative to the nature of the relationships...

  • Robert's Rules of Order Grade 9-Lifelong
    The revised and updated version of Robert's Rules of Order are all online here.

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    Solving Your People Problems Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The article describes factors that increase the incidence of stress, including causes of interpersonal stress, cultural and regional differences, dealing with school boards, improving communication, improving interpersonal skills, and learning new interpersonal skills.

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    Southern Union K-12 Educational Employment Manual Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The 99 page Southern Union Employment Manual draws the major employment policies related to K-12 educational personnel from the Education Code K-12 of the Southern Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

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    STCA Administrator Evaluation Form Tertiary-Lifelong
    Need to evaluate yourself, school principal? Here's a downloadable form to have your teachers evaluate your performance. A valuable (and too often neglected) professional development tool for principals, vice-principals and any other school personnel in administrative...

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    Stress Robbing Blind Seminar Handout Preschool-Lifelong
    Stress and related illnesses like depression and burnout are fast becoming the #1 employee cost for employers. Most employers and their employees have no idea how stress is affecting them personally or organizationally. The alarming truth is that today, at...

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    Striving for Excellence When Circumstances Work Against It Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Bradfield addresses popular misconceptions and myths about school improvement. Shared are significant observations about what makes a school successful, even in difficult circumstances, along with the administrators

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    Substitute Teacher, Have You Prepared? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The success of the substitute teacher is highly dependent on the homeroom teacher's planning and organization. Jennifer Savatovich also notes that substitute teachers can make their task easier by assuming nothing, being aware of classroom strategies, and...

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    Supervision for Empowerment Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Adventist elementary teachers are evaluated not only by their principals, but also by just about anyone with a vested interest in Adventist education. A result is that performance is substituted for meaningful achievement. The objectives of the supervisor,...

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    Supporting Beginning Teachers in Adventist Schools: An Urgent Need Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article shows the importance of beginning teachers receiving the right type of support and presents the findings of research on the attrition rates of beginning teachers and their perceptions of support. It includes the types of support provided, their...

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    System-Process Framework for Human Resource Strategies for Graduate Schools Tertiary
    This article is a paper presented at an AIIAS School of Graduate Studies forum on Quality in Higher Education. The presenter shared a conceptual framework on HR (human resource) management strategies. It is a framework which is the fruit of both the presenter's...

  • Talk it Out! Tertiary-Lifelong
    This book helps you deal with the conflicts and confrontations which occur in your school -- between you and your teachers and between teachers themselves. With detailed examples and scenarios, it provides tips and strategies to help you acquire skills and...

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    Teacher Burnout - Coping Strategies for Adventist Educators Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A random sample of Adventist elementary and academy teachers ranked burnout related issues as the most critical problems. It is associated with low morale, absenteeism, high job turnover, and overwork. A comprehensive burnout management program should include...

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    The 'Great Advent Movement' -- Why so Frequently? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    David Branum addresses two critical questions for Adventist teachers and administrators: Why is it that so many individuals who work within the educational system move after only a short time at their current position? What can be done to keep quality educators?...

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    The Board's Role In Teacher Employment Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Who has the official authority to hire and fire certificated teachers in the Seventh-day Adventist school system? This article examines the role of local school boards and conference offices of education in the process of employing quality teachers. Topics...

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    The Fate of the Beginning Teacher Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Daniel Carley addresses the greatest asset a school possess: the beginning teacher. He shares insights on the following: Characteristics of the Beginning Teacher; Problems Faced by the Beginning Teacher; Needs of the Beginning Teacher; Implications for Seventh-day...

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    The Fish Philosophy Tertiary-Lifelong
    Does everyone on your campus enjoy what they do? The FISH! Philosophy is a motivational program that seeks to implement four suggested strategies to increase employee retention and motivate them to make a difference in their work. In the process, they will...

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    The Future of SDA Higher Education - A North American College President's Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    Adventist higher education has grown in the past 100 years, but the question is whether it has much of a future. These concerns reflect the current decline in enrollment and therefore loss in operating revenue. Finances are the reason why students attend state...

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    The Missing Piece of the Staff Development Puzzle: Teacher Study Groups Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the special JAE issue on staff development discusses teacher study groups as a way of having teachers practice new classroom techniques after the initial training. The small study groups help teachers get to know each other in an environment...

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    The Mostly Unlikely Teachers Preschool-Grade 12
    A reminder of how crucial a school's support staff is, and how they often have an unnoticed impact on students.

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    The Relationship of Academic Workload Typologies and Other Selected Demographic Variables to Burnout Levels Among Full-time Faculty in Seventh-day Adventist Colleges and Universities in North America Tertiary
    Problem statement: Research has shown that burnout is a widespread phenomenon among teachers, and that workload could be a possible predictor. No study had been done to date in Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities in North America to determine...

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    The Substitute Teacher: Essential Partner in Christian Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    It is time for Christian educators to critically examine substitute teaching programs in Christian schools. Principals should take responsibility for developing a substitute teaching program that includes recruitment, orientation, supervision, and evaluation....

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    Thinking About Retirement? Part A and B Tertiary-Lifelong
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation is designed for those approaching retirement from the denominational retirement plans. The in-depth pre-retirement syllabus for the Adventist employee includes Introduction to Retirement Issues; The Financial...

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    Tips - Develop Enthusiasm Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Tips on how to develop enthusiasm by starting the day right, reading the Bible, loving life and people, and guarding your energy level.

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    Total Quality in the Classroom Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Adventist education achieving continuous improvement through improved quality control is the focus of this article. The author examines Adventist education practices through the lens of quality control principles with topic areas such as Redefining Quality;...

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    Training Christian Special Educators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This article from the special JAE issue on staff development discusses training educators to teach students with special needs. Two basic strategies, effective instruction methods and collaboration, are addressed. James Tucker demonstrates how the effective...

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    VG1 Portrait of Adventist Educators Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A survey of recent research concerning the attitudes, perceptions, motivations, and characteristics of teachers and administrators in Adventist schools. Valuegenesis is one of the research projects. Topics covered are quality of Adventist schools, teachers...

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    What Does The Lord Require Of Us? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Bonnie Walker shares insights on what is really required of the Adventist Christian educator. While each educator should strive for success, empower colleagues, and keep up with the changing times, educators should not forget the divine mandate to act justly,...

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    When is an Agreement an Agreement? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Lloyd Robinson addresses the sensitive issue of terms of employment, including whether or not Adventist schools should consider legal action against teachers or administrators who break contractual agreements.

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    Where Two or Three Are Gathered: Collaborative Teaming that Leads to Success Kindergarten-Tertiary
    This 2015 SDACC Teachers' Convention presentation describes the defining characteristics of collaboration and an effective teaming process, as well as identifies effective methods of conflict resolution and varying ways to team within and across the school...

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    Winning Coping Strategies Kindergarten-Grade 12
    17 strategies to help teachers cope and avoid burnout.

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    You Can't Tell a School By Its Name Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article from the JAE special higher education issue asks what causes so many colleges and universities that began as Christian institutions to lose their identity. A survey of some possible practical, emotional, and philosophical contributing factors...

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    Your Substitute's Day: Dream or Nightmare? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The author, both a substitute and full-time teacher, shares simple guidelines that can make the difference between a dream and a nightmare when having a substitute teacher. Things to do and not to do, ideas for activities for the teacher to assign while they're...

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    YouthPastor.com Grade 7-Lifelong
    Website for an internet community of youth pastors of many denominations throughout the country. Includes online resources, listservs, job postings, books to order, and much more.