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    A Journey of Faith and Science Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    The author, currently an assistant professor of medicinal chemistry, has "found that though the conflict between faith and science may occasionally strain friendships, and has strained several of mine over the years, there is no logical tension between...

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    A Physicist’s Look at Nature and the Nature of God Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    "There are things in nature that may reflect – even though in a very pale way – some of the characteristics of the nature of God," although "our endeavor to grasp a vision of God through His creation will be directed and restricted...

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    APLE High School Program Packet - Griggs International Academy Grade 9-Grade 12 New!!
    Provided at a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, this packet explains how Griggs International Academy supports NAD schools by offering the Accredited Program for Learning Environments (APLE). Students take courses through APLE while being present at their...

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    DNA and Design Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    "There is beauty, complexity, elegance and efficiency in the choice of DNA as the medium for storing genetic information, and the information itself is amazing. Some of what we know about genomes fits well with the thesis of common ancestry and Darwinian...

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    Hymns Can Be Fun Training DVD Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    "In many circles today, kids are [losing] the wonderful heritage of hymns. Written by men and women of God for centuries, hymns continue to lead us to Christ. Contemporized treatments of these same hymns are not only a great way to praise God but are...

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    MusicaLive! Handout Grade 1-Grade 8 New!!
    The MusicaLive! Music kit (no longer available) is a complete K-8 music curriculum previously adopted by the Atlantic Union Conference for use in its elementary schools. Learn all about it from the coordinator of the curriculum development project....

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    Project Based Learning - Project Design Template Grade 3-Grade 12 New!!
    Provided at a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, this template allows for an organized project design overview.

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    The Bible, The Creation and The Reformation Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    Focusing on two of Martin Luther's 95 Theses, Standish reflects on how "the creation was a fundamental pillar of the Reformation because it is a fundamental theme of Scripture and fundamental to the Gospel...Because the creation is true and necessary,...

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    The Why, What, and How of Using Data for School Improvement Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    Participants at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session were guided through "a framework for Continuous School Improvement that is focused on multiple measures of data, inspires a shared vision, informs a plan that will make the difference for teaching...

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    Choral Conducting Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    These materials from a 2018 NAD convention workshop include choral conducting techniques and principles, ways to encourage healthy vocal practices in your choir, and other general tips.

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    Instrumental Conducting Workshop/Reading Lab Notes Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    These notes from a 2018 NAD convention workshop include tips on conducting and some sample exercises.

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    Not Mere Reflectors of Other Men's Thoughts Grade 11-Tertiary New!!
    Shared and discussed at a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, this short paper is titled A Critical Conceptual Examination of E. G. White’s Admonition: “Not Mere Reflectors of Other Men’s Thoughts.”

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    Teaching with Technology on a Tight Budget Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    The presenters of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session discussed "computer applications that can bring life to general education without the big price tag of a 1:1. Participants [learned] about some of the most successful educational websites available...

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    The Puzzle of Student Success - Assessing Without Stress Leading to Great Differentiated Instruction Preschool Thru 6th Grade Preschool-Grade 6 New!!
    Read this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session to "learn why today's child comes to school with a different brain than you did, how it impacts your instruction, and what is required to accelerate student outcomes...learn the science...

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    Creating Units of Study Using an Adventist Biblical Foundation Design Model Preschool-Grade 12 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop shared a "step-by-step model to design units of study from a biblical foundation. Here is a practical model to assist teachers with unit planning from a biblical foundation and then connecting to that foundation...

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    Living with Mental Illness in the Adventist School System Preschool-Grade 12 New!!
    View the presentation of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session in which a high school student and his mother (also a teacher/administrator) shared a "true-to-life depiction of a student and family navigating through the [Adventist] schooling system...

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    Maximizing Learning, Implementation, and Reflection with Creative Professional Learning Models Kindergarten-Tertiary New!!
    Topics at this 2018 NAD breakout session included "mentoring, blended learning, just-in-time learning, personalized learning, personal learning networks, xMOOCs, cMOOCs, LOOCs, collaborative projects, and more!" See the copy of the presentation for...

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    The How and Why of Starting a Faculty Book Club Tertiary New!!
    Research has shown faculty learning communities, of which book clubs are a type, to have positive effects. For example, “they create connections and networks for isolated teachers, foster multidisciplinary curricula, and help construct community in higher...

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    Australian Research on School Climate and Faith Engagement Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    This poster shares the first year overview of Avondale College and School's two year longitudinal mixed methods research. The study is investigating whether an increase in staff and student engagement in school-based faith development activities equate to...

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    Conflict of the Ages Designed for a New Generation Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    Read how a design studio co-owner is combining his professional skills with his interest in presenting the Adventist message in an attractive way.

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    Advising Early College Credit Grade 9-Tertiary New!!
    Intended for registrars, this 2018 NAD convention breakout session covered questions such as "how much is too much? How much high school credit should we award per college credit? Is online or on-campus better? Who is paying - parents or schools? How...

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    Editing Life - Modern Biology and Biblical Principles Grade 6-Lifelong New!!
    This article considers “developing technologies that are now enabling us to modify life as we know it. What exactly are these biological technologies? How do they work? Will they be beneficial to us and our planet, or result in negative repercussions?...

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    Enhancing Learning Through Reflective E-Journals Grade 9-Tertiary New!!
    A two-way process involving the teacher as well as students, journaling is useful in more than just face-to-face classrooms. E-journals can enrich both online and traditional classrooms.

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    Bible Online Learner Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    "Bible Online Learner (Bible OL) gives free access to the Hebrew Bible in the ETCBC4 database and Nestle’s 1904 text of the Greek New Testament with grammatical annotations; furthermore, teachers can use exercises developed for Bible OL or create...

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    Bible Tools Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    Created to provide resources relevant to specific Bible verses, this website includes cross-references and, where applicable, related passages from the writings of Ellen White, Matthew Henry, Albert Barnes, Adam Clarke, Uriah Smith, R.A. Torrey, and the Adventist...

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    Biblearc Grade 11-Lifelong New!!
    Biblearc aids in a deeper study of Scripture. Free tools include cross-references, notes, and translation comparison. Online courses are also available for a fee.

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    BibleBento Grade 11-Tertiary New!!
    Free tools for Bible study on this website include verse comparison, cross-reference, topical reference, dictionaries, encyclopedia, Bible characters, Bible maps, Hebrew & Greek, exposition, and more.

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    Adding Music and Taste to Fractions Grade 1-Grade 8 New!!
    This detailed presentation and accompanying activity from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session covers activities such as "paper folding, making fraction musical tubes, and a process-oriented activity, 'Fraction Breakfast," which can be used to...

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    Boardmanship 101 Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    Is your school under managed and over led? In this 2018 NAD convention presentation, "discover the difference between managing and leading. What is the board's role in school improvement? Learn an alternative manner in presenting the fiscal health of...

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    Building Community and Proficiency in the Language Classroom through Co-created Stories Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    With this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "learn three low-prep techniques that spark student creativity while building second language proficiency. Use 'card talk' on Day 1 at any level, to get to know each other through the...

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    Encouraging Productive Struggle in Mathematics Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    From a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, this presentation will help you "create a culture where students WANT to solve problems and are WILLING to persevere when math gets challenging."

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    Flexible Seating Preschool-Grade 12 New!!
    This handout from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session lists various items needed in a flexible seating classroom, as well as links to examples.

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    Geometry Is More Than Proof - Engaging Students in Visual, Verbal, Drawing, Logical, and Applied Skills Grade 9-Grade 12 New!!
    The presenter of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session discussed "reasons why students have difficulty with high school geometry and [suggested] some ideas to address those issues by engaging students in activities involving visual, verbal, drawing,...

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    Inspired Instruction - RTI, Guided Reading & Differentiated Instruction Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session introduced "benefits of RTI (Response-to-Intervention), implementation of a balanced literacy program utilizing guided reading and guided math, and use of the Daily 5 model" to positively impact student outcomes....

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    K-2 BRIDGE Curriculum Kindergarten-Grade 2 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session's presentation covers "an integrated curriculum especially designed for multi-grade K-1 and K-2 teachers." Read how to seamlessly teach both Stepping Stones and Pathways.

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    Learning A-Z Kindergarten-Grade 4 New!!
    From a 2018 NAD convention workshop titled 'Digital Differentiation for Elementary Readers,' this correlation chart compares Learning A-Z levels with Age, Grade, Accelerated Reader, Fountas & Pinnell, Reading Recovery, DRA, PM Readers, and Lexile.

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    Pathways 2.0 - What's New! Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    Pathways 2.0 is set to be rolled out across the NAD for the 2019-2020 school year. With this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention workshop, "learn the role of faith connections, essential questions, and big ideas in the revised program."

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    Project Based Learning Essentials Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    "Are you looking for more student engagement? Would you like to improve learning in the classroom?...Turn average projects into enjoyable, rewarding experiences for both you and your students using real-life problem-solving situations." Resources...

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    Reading for Meaning - Fluently Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    With materials from this 2018 NAD convention workshop, "explore three powerful, research-based strategies for accelerating reading achievement: teacher modeling, repeated readings, and progress monitoring."

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    Students as Teachers! Let's Make our Students Work! Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    Read the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention workshop to see how "students become teachers by learning how to plan their topics, take notes, utilize Google slides for presentations, teach/present, give quizzes, and evaluate each other."

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    Technology Solutions for Small to Mid-Size Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session was "designed to promote collaboration, sharing, and problem solving of IT issues, obstacles, and solutions that educators and schools experience. Presenters [shared] how they have found solutions for network...

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    The Missing Link - How to Connect Students, Parents, and Constituents to Your Leadership Style and Teaching Ministry Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    In the handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "discover the missing link behind reaching the hearts of students, parents, and constituents so they will bond with the educator's vision. Recognizing, embedding values, and building self-worth...

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    The Value of Instructional Coaching in the Adventist Education System Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    Shared at the 2018 NAD convention by the Washington Conference's Instructional Coach, this presentation explains what the role involves. Additional resources: Coaching...

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    Using Technology to Engage & Differentiate Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    With this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "learn new skills for using technology to engage and differentiate instruction for your students...explore a variety of technologies for learning that support creative and critical thinking...

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    A Million Dollars for Your School - The Basics to School Development Preschool-Grade 12 New!!
    Sponsored by Philanthropic Service for Institutions (PSI), this 2018 NAD breakout session was designed to "give practical ways to increase the financial support for the educational mission God has given your school." See the slides for details.

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    Creative Communication for Teachers & Administrators Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    With this 2018 NAD convention presentation, "learn how to use a variety of web tools for creative communication to reenergize communication while enticing students, parents, and the school community to open emails and read, listen and watch classroom...

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    Guided Reading to Differentiate Instruction in Elementary Classrooms Kindergarten-Grade 6 New!!
    With this packet from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "learn how to use informal assessments to find the reading level of each student and place them in small flexible reading groups... discover how to use leveled reading materials to meet students'...

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    How Can I Help My Students Who Can’t Focus, Get Organized, Pay Attention, or Sit Still? Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    This presentation from a 2018 NAD convention workshop will "provide tools, resources, and strategies that can be used in your classroom to help students who have ADHD characteristics become more successful. Learn how to use flexible seating and brain...

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    How Much Spanish Do My Students Really Know? Grade 7-Tertiary New!!
    In addition to the introduction sheet, materials from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session are: Activity...

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    Introduction to Restorative Justice in Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    Provided by a 2018 NAD convention workshop presenter, this list of resources will get you started on learning about Restorative Justice.

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    My Little Buddy - A Mentoring Program Kindergarten-Grade 8 New!!
    As described at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, a buddy program "empowers middle schoolers to look beyond themselves and to develop a sense of responsibility for a younger student. Learn how to set up a program that prepares students 'for the...

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    Perceptions and Possibilities of Fundraising - What Works, What Doesn't, and What's Next?! Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout sessions focused on "what it takes to add successful fundraising to an organizational function, who should be involved, how to develop a program, what pitfalls might there be, and how to improve an existing program."...

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    Strategies from an Occupational Therapist to Improve Your Students' Handwriting Preschool-Grade 8 New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session focused on "easy classroom strategies to improve hand development, to prep for handwriting using developmentally appropriate activities, and to remediate handwriting difficulties." The accompanying presentation...

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    Teaching with Technology - Without Breaking the Bank Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    From a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, this presentation provides "an overview of specific internet-based programs that can be accessed for free, or next-to-nothing. Some examples reviewed will be Plickers, Kahoot! Socrative, etc."

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    The Prayer Experiment Kindergarten-Grade 12 New!!
    The presenter of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session shared about a personal experiment in which he prayed that his students and their parents would receive the Holy Spirit and experience revival. His provided resources include a presentation full of...

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    Working with Challenging Behaviors in Preschool 0-2 years-Kindergarten New!!
    Read the presentation of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, which identified "typical behaviors of preschool ages based on the work of Dr. Arnold Gesell in order to identify atypical behaviors. Presenter [discussed] several philosophies of behavior...

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    Implementing Climate Change for Increased Kindness and Relationships - Boarding Academy and Connected Learning Strategies Grade 9-Tertiary New!!
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session's presentation brings "practical strategies in decreasting hurtful behaviors (i.e., Bullying, Conflict, etc.) among students in order to build a school climate that is caring, kind, and connected."

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    Preparing for College & Careers - Launching a Free Online Academy Class Grade 8-Grade 12 New!!
    Shared at the 2018 NAD convention, this presentation details an "all-new nine-model class, developed by Andrews University Pre-College Services and circle.adventist.org in collaboration with Griggs International Academy and Adventist Learning Community...learn...

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    Best Practices - Understanding Challenges in Learning Math Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Many students experience math anxiety. Educators can unintentionally contribute to this with their own negative attitudes towards mathematics. This presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session focuses on the "prevalence, causes, and best practices...

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    By Design Earth Science Units - Tips from Sciences on How to Keep the Focus on the Creator Grade 1-Grade 8
    Modeled after the ByDesign inquiry based approach, this 2018 NAD convention workshop by a Geoscience Research Institute representative provided "illustrations to be replicated by the teachers in the classroom." See the presentation for details.

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    Educating African American Boys Preschool-Grade 12
    The presentation (in two parts) of this 2018 NAD convention workshop "provides tools for young men to close the education achievement gap between black and white boys....Gain a greater understanding of factors that contribute to the fourth grade failure...

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    How Neuroscience Informs Teaching & Learning Preschool-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention seminar looked at "basic Neuroscience concepts as they apply to learning, the role of emotion/memory in learning, as well as strategies related to the way we teach and how students learn." See the presentation for details.

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    Improving Student Outcomes with Effective Teacher-Student Interactions Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Presented on at a 2018 NAD breakout session, the Classroom Assessment Scoring System "identifies the types of teacher-student interactions that matter most in increasing student cognitive, behavioral, and social outcomes."

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    Mental Health - The ABS's of Emotions Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "How can teachers help students understand their emotions but still teach? How can a teacher handle emotional breakdowns in the classroom?" The handout and presentation from this 2018 NAD convention workshop provide "practical applications to...

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    Moving to Learn - Steps to Increase Physical Activity and Improve Learning at School Preschool-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session looks at "current research on both the benefits of physical activity on learning, and effective implementation of programs to increase physical activity during the day for all students." See the presentation...

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    Relational Bible Studies Lifelong
    With this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention workshop, learn how "'Relational Bible Studies' view Scripture from a perspective of our relationship with God."

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    Biography Tea - What to Do with an Idea Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A Google Drive folder contains the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention workshop, as well as various additional resources which will help you "create iconic programs to market your school. Explore how to use your creative ideas to stabilize and...

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    Breaking Down Walls - Overcoming the Racial Barrier in Faith-based Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Participants in this 2018 NAD convention breakout session examined "what administrators/educators can do to overcome the barriers that limit effective classroom instruction and what they can do to develop more authentic cross-cultural relationships with...

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    Building a Strong Middle School Choir Grade 6-Grade 8
    The summary of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session covers the following topics: what to do for you, what to do for your kids, the next level - empower your kids, and repertoire and presentation.

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    Building a Successful Choral Program Grade 5-Grade 12
    From a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, find "strategies to develop a strong and inspiring choral program that promotes musical growth, discipline, community engagement, and a strong value in the arts."

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    Business Office Best Practices Preschool-Tertiary
    Read the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, in which attendees learned 'best practices' applicable to business offices of all sizes of schools, including "10 things that can drastically improve the efficiency and success of your...

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    Conference-Wide PLC's - How to Develop Grade-Level Collaboration Across Your Conference Kindergarten-Grade 12
    In the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "find out how the Oregon Conference has engaged their teachers in professional learning communities that meet live throughout the school year." They believe that "effective...

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    CREATION Health for Secondary Education Grade 9-Grade 12
    The presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session will help you "become better acquainted with the CREATION Health Secondary Education resources and learn how best to implement these resources to create healthier campuses."

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    Developing Creativity in Children Growing Up in a Media Saturated Environment Preschool-Grade 4
    Enjoy the many handouts from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, in which participants learned "how media affects kids and how to be proactive in helping families to protect against the hazards of media culture...techniques to help children get...

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    Driving the Data in our Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Read the presentation for this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, which was "designed to help participants to understand the necessity of data driven instruction based on meaningful curricula, distinguish various assessment data to identify clear and...

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    Elementary PhysEd Hacks and How to Gamify Your PhysEd Program Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Delivered as a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "this presentation will provide an overview of tips and tricks to help you run a PhysEd program that you're proud of, including time-saving management strategies, easy ways to decrease student conflicts,...

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    Empower Each Student to Explore What's Core with Math on the Floor! Kindergarten-Grade 8
    These handouts from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session provide active math learning experiences.

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    Engaging Alumni in Relationships that Lead to Giving Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Read the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session to learn how "everything you do reflects your school's core mission that drives alumni and donor relationships that can lead to vital charitable income for your school."

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    Engineering for Elementary STEM Learning Preschool-Grade 8
    With this 2018 NAD convention breakout session presentation, "explore how engineering can transform your classroom into an integrated learning environment. Learn effective ways to use engineering to teach science and other subject areas."

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    Enriched Environment - Is Your Classroom Cold or Warm? Preschool-Grade 8
    With this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "learn how to make your classroom inviting for new students and their families by using the five senses approach. The type of classroom environment that a teacher creates and encourages...

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    Fabulous Physical Activities on a Shoestring Budget (K-8) Kindergarten-Grade 8
    See the handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session for "fun, physical activities for elementary students that can be performed with minimal equipment and space requirements and that teachers in small, multi-grade schools can easily implement."

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    Flipping Your Classroom, Personalized Learning - Practical Strategies and Ideas Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Flipped classrooms and web content and tools provide the opportunity to personalize learning for each of your students. Design more creative, interactive activities during class." Learn how with the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention workshop.

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    How to Make Learning Mathematics Fun for Students Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The presenter's notes from this 2018 NAD convention session will teach you "new ways to connect students to math's relevancy related to typical life's challenges, by drawing on examples from finance, engineering and science....Students experience success...

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    Instructional Leadership - Effectivizing Your Educators Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session shares ten administration tips that "can be used in the classroom to create successful learning in all their students."

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    Introduction to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Preschool-Grade 12
    "Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) of abuse, neglect and family dysfunction between birth and age 18 can disrupt learning and lifestyle, and is the root cause of many serious social, emotional, behavioral and health problems." View the presentation...

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    Let Your Class Dream with STREAM (Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The handouts from this 2018 NAD convention workshop contain activities that will get you started on creating a STREAM program in your classroom.

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    Mental Health - What You Don't Know CAN KILL YOU (or Someone You Love) Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This handout from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session lists "incredible resource for parents, teachers, administrators, and those who suffer from a mental illness."

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    Multigenre Research Papers in the High School English Classroom Grade 9-Grade 12
    Resources from this 2018 NAD convention workshop will help you "integrate researching and communicating via multiple genres in order to deepen students' critical thinking, writing and researching skills."

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    Responding to At-Risk Children - A Biblical Perspective Preschool-Grade 12
    This presentation from the 2018 NAD convention "focuses on 6 principles that teachers can utilize to respond and make a difference in the lives of at-risk children in the classroom."

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    Service Learning - Connecting Classrooms with Communities Preschool-Grade 12
    With the handout and presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "learn key components for implementing service learning in your classroom, engage student learners, promote mission-mindedness, and address the NAD standards all while building...

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    STEM for Preschool & Early Childhood Preschool-Grade 1
    View the presentation of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session for "ways to incorporate STEM into your program...see how one educator has effectively integrated STEM into her Early Childhood classroom by purchasing inexpensive STEM materials that...

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    Universal Design for Learning - A Positive Step Towards Inclusion Kindergarten-Grade 12
    See this presentation, from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, for an introduction to Universal Design for Learning, "a unique approach to planning personalized learning opportunities within the inclusive classroom. By developing units based on objectives,...

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    What Is an EdChat? Personal Learning Networks on Social Networks Preschool-Grade 12
    With materials from this 2018 NAD convention workshop, "learn how to create your own Personal/Professional Learning Network...stop teaching in isolation and find ways to reach out, to create mentoring relationships, and to improve your craft with new...

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    20 Tools for Significant Learning and Student Engagement Preschool-Grade 12
    Topics at this 2018 NAD convention workshop included "learning how to learn, caring, human dimension, integration, application, and foundational knowledge." Once viewing the presention, click on the first page's link for the handout and additional...

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    A Personalized Daily Five - Teaching Small Groups of Math & Language Arts in a Multigrade Classroom Grade 1-Grade 8
    The presentation and handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session will show you how to implement a personalized Daily Five routine in your multi-grade classroom.

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    ABIDE - A Spiritual Master Plan for Adventist Schools Grade 9-Grade 12
    "This Spiritual Master Plan Guide is not just about events or a Bible curriculum, but rather seeks to show how a wholistic approach to everything we do can make all the difference to the spiritual lives of those in our school community." The principal...

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    ADD and Anxiety - Strategies for School Success Preschool-Grade 12
    "A rising number of students are experiencing anxiety in their personal lives and at school. Coupling symptoms of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) to anxiety makes school even more difficult for these students." See the presentation of this 2018...

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    Building STEMthusiasm Preschool-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop focused on "helping teachers develop a school-wide STEM program designed to involve all students in STEM related activities." The accompanying materials include an introduction to STEM education, a STEM thematic...

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    Creative Writing Camps and Classrooms - A Pedagogical Model from Writing to Book Publication Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop provided "a theoretical position for the importance of creative writing for learners and a practical model of a creative writing camp." Provided is a copy of the PowerPoint, as well as information on how to use Bookemon...

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    Differentiated Instruction Made Fun and Easy Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2018 NAD convention handout describes 44 strategies to use for differentiation.

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    Foundational Reading Skills - Standards Tell Us What, Research Tells Us How Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Attendees of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session learned "how to accelerate reading achievement by understanding the research and importance of all aspects of the foundational reading process and how to implement a path toward successful student...

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    Help! REACH Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The title of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session was "Help! Dick can't read, Jane can't do math, and Sally (and Spot) can't sit still! What do I do?" View the copy of the PowerPoint for an overview of REACH - Reaching to Educate All Children...

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    How to Use Retrieval Practice to Improve Learning Preschool-Grade 12
    Read the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session to learn what retrieval practice is and how to use it, as well as six strategies to try.

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    Inspired Instruction - Data-Driven Differentiation in the Adventist Classroom Preschool-Grade 12
    In this 2018 NAD convention workshop, attendees developed "a method to track and monitor student progress utilizing data on a consistent basis" and were introduced to the "benefits of RTI (Response-to-Intervention), implementation of a balanced...

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    Leonardo da Vinci in the Classroom - Using Renaissance Thinking to Inspire STEM Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Participants at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session learned "ways to bring history, science, technology, engineering, math and art to the K-12 classroom." See the presentation for an overview.

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    Making Spanish Class Come Alive! Preschool-Grade 12
    Participants at this 2018 NAD convention saw "how activities can work in their classrooms and [learned] how to integrate new apps such as Duolingo and Kahoots to strengthen student learning and empower them to continue their learning outside of class."...

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    Number Sense and Literacy in Motion Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Reach the whole child through multiple ways of teaching physical literacy and fitness concepts through rhythm and rhyme, and technology... Students are on the move while literacy and number sense in the classroom come together." In addition to the...

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    Outdoor Education - God's First Book, Our First Classroom Preschool-Grade 8
    See the handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session for "many ideas for taking learning outside the classroom and into God's classroom." The ideas relate to mathematical concepts. Additional resources are available via google drive by...

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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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    Robots - Coding in the K-3 Classroom to Build Foundational Skills Kindergarten-Grade 4
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop used Ozobots to show how many areas of K-3 instruction can be enhanced by coding and robots. The presentation includes pictures and a brief overview.

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    Scripture Worthy and Complex Text for Close Reading Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Presented at the 2018 NAD convention, these close reading exercises were prepared for three grade level groups: K-2 3-5

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    The Role of Social Emotional Learning in Impactful Classroom Management Preschool-Grade 8
    Read this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout session to "discover how the alignment of Adventist educational philosophy and transformational classroom management will result in developing the skills needed to create trauma-sensitive learning...

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    Brain Breaks in the Target Language - Re-energize without Using English! Kindergarten-Tertiary
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session showed attendees "how to use [brain breaks] to boost use of the target language, motivate students and build community." See the presentation for information and sample brain breaks for use in your classroom,...

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    Collaborative Ministry - Why Schools Are the Greatest Evangelistic Tool for the Church Preschool-Grade 12
    "From history to current research, Adventist schools continue to be the number one perpetuating factor for the church. The Together as One journey of the Oregon Conference [was] shared, as well as examples of specific case studies experiencing successful...

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    Culinary Chemistry and Other Concepts for the Science Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The presenter of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session showed "how food can be used to teach chemical concepts. Participants [explored] science experiments that use easily obtained materials and are adaptable to many classrooms." Open the presentation...

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    Growing Young Adventists - It's the Culture Change Grade 9-Lifelong
    View this presentation from a 2018 NAD convention breakout for a strategy for helping "our young people discover and love their church and Christian education."

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    Just in Time Teaching in the Sciences or Other Subjects Grade 7-Tertiary
    See the presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session to learn about Just in Time Teaching, in which "students are introduced to class concepts through online and reading activities and the completion of a pre-class assignment. This pre-class...

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    Easy Steps to Shift Your School to a Data-Driven Decision-Making Model Kindergarten-Grade 12
    In this 2018 NAD convention workshop, "participants [learned] the importance of continuing to shift the paradigm in our schools to a data-driven instructional decision-making model." See files for the presentation, as well as standard score ranges...

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    Going Google with G Suite for Education Preschool-Tertiary
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop covered "how your school can apply for a free Google Suite for all students and administration under your school domain. Participants [learned] the process of how to set up a Google Suite Account for the school and [discovered]...

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    Is Fundraising for You? Advice from Successful Practioners Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Topics covered at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session included "the annual fund, finding and reaching out to donors who include alumni, acquiring major donors, use of events, matching gift programs, and more." See the presentation for details.

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    Managing a School Crisis for Administrators Preschool-Grade 12
    The presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session contains useful information about how to handle a variety of safety threats. Examples of protocol from Loma Linda Academy are included.

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    RenWeb and Data Rollup Grade 9-Grade 12
    Participants at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session received "clarification and information on the connection between Data Rollup and RenWeb and [benefited from expert first-hand knowing in resolving Data Rollup errors." See the accompanying...

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    Using Digital Escape Rooms in the Classroom - Trapped in a Mine Grade 5-Grade 12
    Participants at this 2018 NAD convention learned "how to create and use a digital escape room to present material, engage students, and assess knowledge." The presentation includes a link to a working escape room.

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    Worship 101 - Music Education and Leadership Development Kindergarten-Grade 12
    According to the presenters of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "worship music is relevant and here to stay in our schools and churches. Our goal as music educators and church leaders is to equip our students to lead worship by teaching them...

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    Best Practices to Impact Student Outcomes Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Presented by the Big Ideas Math VP and author, this 2018 NAD convention breakout session shared "how to make sure students are able to go from surface knowledge to deep knowledge and be able to transfer that knowledge." The file includes samples...

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    Build Integrated Christ-Centered Units that STREAM Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This breakout session handout from the 2018 NAD convention provides the STR(3)EAMS Framework. Learn how to provide your students with "the benefits of faith-based units, STEM, flipped learning, brain-based learning, hands-on learning, and literacy theory....

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    Conductivity Meter Worksheet Kindergarten-Grade 12
    From a 2018 NAD convention workshop titled 'A Simple, Safe LED Conductivity Probe for Elementary and High School Science Laboratory,' this handout is used by students after a LED conductivity probe has been made.

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    Early Childhood Education and Care - General Session 0-2 years-Preschool
    This 2018 NAD convention ECEC session involved "brain research and how it relates to the mental and spiritual formation in children." The file is titled Making a Difference - The Brain, Jesus and Early Childhood!

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    Filling the God-Shaped Space - Spiritual Principles and Methods for the Christian Classroom Grade 9-Grade 12
    Using "biblical principles and practical methods based on adolescent development research," the presenters of this 2018 NAD convention breakout session taught attendees how to enrich the spiritual experiences of their students. See the copy of their...

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    Help! They Don't All Speak English Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session focused on "how to integrate English Language Learners into your content area classes." See the presentation file for ideas.

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    How to Teach Black History Using Children's Literature Kindergarten-Grade 12
    With special emphasis on Adventist Black history, this 2018 NAD convention presentation "uses children's literature to trace a chronological sequence from creation to modern times" of Black history.

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    How to Teach Reluctant Writers How to Write a Five-Paragraph Essay Grade 6-Grade 12
    Designed for teachers of below-grade level junior high and high school students, this 2018 NAD convention presentation taught the "structure of a five-paragraph essay and how to get...students to successfully express their ideas on paper using the five-paragraph...

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    Proficiency-Based Education - Shifting from the Factory Model of Schooling Kindergarten-Grade 8
    As described at this 2018 NAD convention breakout session, students in student-centered schools demonstrate proficiency before moving on, rather than being placed in age-based grade levels. The handout is a starter kit list of proficiency education references...

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    Teach All, Reach All - Create Inclusive & Engaging Learning Environments Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The presentation from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session will teach you to "create inclusive and engaging learning environments through Universal Design to meet the learning needs of your students" using a "variety of Instructional, Social/Emotional/Behavioral,...

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    Teaching Diversity and Media Literacy through Drama Grade 9-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session demonstrated "how dramatic texts can be useful tools for teaching diversity and media literacy in high school classrooms. The co-presenters [discussed] strategies for assignment design to meet NAD and Common Core...

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    Time to Get Off the Island - Small School Collaboration Grade 1-Grade 8
    Reported on at the 2018 NAD convention, the 'Time to Get Off the Island' program brings isolated teachers together via online meetings.

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    Understanding Dyscalculia Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2018 NAD convention workshop focused on "the prevalence, causes, and best practices to address Dyscalculia in students."

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    NAD Fine Arts Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The NAD curriculum guide for teaching the fine arts in elementary grades. It includes philosophy, purpose statement, scope and sequence, terminology, time line, activities, history, and sample objectives for each grade level. NOTE: Rather than rely...

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    NAD Health Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD curriculum guide for teaching health principles and practice to grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, and descriptions of major subtopics. NOTE: Rather than rely on older curriculum guides, NAD teachers should consult the NAD...

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    NAD Language Arts Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    A curriculum guide for teaching language arts to grades 9-12 in NAD Adventist secondary schools. This resource incorporates a Christ-centered perspective in all aspects of communication, and focuses on assisting students in developing critical thinking skills...

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    NAD Modern Languages Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD curriculum guide for teaching French, German or Spanish to Grades 9-12 includes a philosophy statement, rationale, essential learning objectives for each major subtopic, and teacher resource listing of national and international support organizations,...

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    NAD Music & Visual Arts Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD music & visual arts curriculum guide for Grades 9-12 includes a philosophy statement, rational, correlation to Journey to Excellence, and essential elements and recommended resources for music curriculum and appreciation, as well as the visual...

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    NAD Music Curriculum Guide - A Brief History of Music Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 9-page introduction to the history of music provides a brief overview to the progression of music forms developed in every period of earth's history.

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    NAD Physical Education Curriculum Guide K-12 Grade 1-Grade 8
    The Physical Education Curriculum Guide for NAD Adventist schools grades K-12 outlines the standards/goals, learning objectives, essential performance benchmarks, assessment examples and criteria, and resource references for physical education. This document...

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    NAD Religion Curriculum Guide K-12 Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A curriculum guide developed to guide religion class in Adventist elementary and secondary schools in the North American Division. It includes goals, overview of textbooks, scope and instructional emphasis correlation guides. The appendix, a separate file...

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    NAD Science Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    The NAD science curriculum guide for Grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, scope and sequence, and content overview for each of the major disciplines: Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physical Science, and Physics. It is intended as a guide...

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    NAD Science Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This curriculum guide is designed to guide science education in Seventh-day Adventist elementary schools in North America. It includes the rationale, philosophy, Journey to Excellence aligned goals and essential learnings, a scope and sequence matrix, the...

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    NAD Social Studies Curriculum Guide 9-12 Grade 9-Grade 12
    This curriculum guide was designed for teachers of Grades 9-12 Social Studies courses. It includes rationale, goals, skills list, and a scope and sequence for each major subtopic: US Government, US History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Multicultural...

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    NAD Social Studies Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This 2005 40-page NAD curriculum guide includes the Adventist philosophy guiding Social Studies education, general goals, strands and essential learnings in history, civics and government, geography, economics, individuals, society and culture. Appendix A...

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    NAD The Integrated Language Arts Curriculum Guide K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A curriculum guide for teaching language arts to grades K-8 in NAD Adventist elementary schools. It includes the philosophy, an introduction, and objectives for each major subtopic and grade level. Subtopics include: Grammar, Composition, Listening and Speaking,...

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    NAD Business and Computer Education Curriculum Guide K-12 Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This guide will assist elementary and secondary teachers who teach computer applications and business subjects.

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    NAD Mathematics Curriculum Guide K-12 Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This NAD curriculum guide outlines the Adventist philosophy and rationale in maths education K-12, spiritual concepts, goals, and specific objectives for each subtopic for each grade level. NOTE: Rather than rely on older curriculum guides, NAD...

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    New Escape Game Prompts Teens to Study the Book of Revelation Grade 7-Tertiary
    Teenagers in Brazil enjoyed learning more about Revelation while participating in Escape Game i9teen. After being locked in a shed, the teens used logical reasoning, teamwork, and biblical knowledge while finding passwords, reading Bible verses, and conceptualizing...

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    Pathways Text Questions - Shepherd Warrior Grade 5
    Extensive set of questions for every chapter of the book Shepherd Warrior by Bradley Booth. This book is part of the Pathways Program, the Seventh-day Adventist Language Arts Program developed by the NAD.

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    Shepherd Warrior - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 5
    NAD Pathways theme book for Grade 7, Theme 4: Walking with God (previously the Grade 5 selection for Theme 1: Heroes). What is it like to go away...

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    Abe Lincoln's Hat - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 3
    NAD Pathways Grade 3 selection for Theme 1: Heroes. As a young lawyer, Abe Lincoln found that his stovepipe hat came in handy for more than just covering his head. It also served as a good place to keep important papers. Brenner weaves this and other anecdotes...

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    Amos Fortune - Free Man - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 6
    NAD Pathways Grade 6 selection for Theme 1: Heroes. When Amos Fortune, the son of a king of the At-mun-shi tribe in Africa, was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his...

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    Bein' with You This Way Kindergarten
    Individual differences are celebrated with warm illustrations and lilting repetitive wording. NAD Pathways Kindergarten selection 1 for theme 1: Heroes.

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    Frau Luther - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 7
    NAD Pathways Grade 7 selection for Theme 1: Heroes.The exciting story of Katharina von Bora, a nun who, with the help of Dr. Martin Luther, escaped from a convent with eleven other nuns. Considered to be the first lady of the Reformation, she became the wife...

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    Lewis and Clark Study Guide - NAD Reading Grade 5 Grade 3-Grade 5
    This study guide is designed to be used with the NAD reading selection for theme 2, grade 5, Lewis and Clark: Opening the American West, and its associated Daily Lesson Guide. It was created to help students in a multi-grade classroom stay on task while...

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    Little Lad - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 1
    Little Lad is on the grassy hillside listening to Jesus tell stories. Many, many people are there with Jesus. When Little Lad shares his lunch with Jesus, a very big thing happens! Students learn about sharing in this story. NAD Pathways Grade 1 selection...

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    One Smile Kindergarten
    This beautifully illustrated early reader connects a little girl with a chain of kind acts inspired by her smile. NAD Pathways Kindergarten selection 2 for theme 1: Heroes.

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    101 Creative Worship Ideas for Children's Church Kindergarten-Grade 8
    These 101 easy-to-prepare devotions, object lessons, Bible stories, puppet scripts, and holiday ideas will spark singing, prayer, movement, and worship!

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    21 Great Scientists Who Believed the Bible Grade 7-Lifelong
    The lives, faith and scientific contributions of 21 scientists who accepted the truth of the Bible are discussed at length in this book. This selection of some of the great scientists made contributions in the fields of astronomy, biology, chemistry, electronics,...

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    365 Children's Prayers - Prayers Old and New for Today and Every Day Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A collection of prayers arranged thematically under such headings as feelings and attitudes, the Seasons, and special days. This illustrated anthology has a contemporary feel and a reality that will encourage children to talk honestly with God.

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    Accounting through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    This textbook, an anthology of chapters written by Christian accountants, finance professionals or theologians, "was written for students studying the disciplines of accounting and finance and who are attending a Christian college or University."

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    All Things Bright and Beautiful Preschool-Grade 8
    Illustrator Bruce Whatley has captured the beauty of Cecil Frances Alexander's poem in this lovely book. Sheet music for the hymn can be found in the back of the book.

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    Another Ark to Build Grade 9-Lifelong
    Simple and concise coverage of the Seventh-day Adventist sanctuary doctrine.

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    Boredom-Busting Ideas to Involve Children in Adult Worship Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Lisa Flinn and Barbara Younger share ninety-five creative, practical ideas for welcoming children in adult worship services.

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    CUC PowerPoint Presentations Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Columbia Union Conference has made available PowerPoints that "have been used in our field for presentations to union and local conferences boards of education, principals councils, curriculum committees, academy boards and constituency meetings."...

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    Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment of Dispositions for Teachers - Teaching from Within Tertiary
    The topic of professional dispositions in teacher education has become of increasing study and research since the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (2000) mandated dispositions as an area to be included in the conceptual framework...

  • Dealing With Difficult Parents Tertiary-Lifelong
    Written for teachers, principals and other educators, this book will help you work with the most challenging parents in the most challenging situations. It shows you how to: avoid the trigger words which serve only to make bad situations worse; use...

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    Ellen White - Friend Of Angels Grade 5-Grade 8
    In Ellen White: Friend of Angels, author and historian Paul Ricchiuti presents Ellen White as a real human being-one who got sick, had pain, cried, laughed, and had close friends and bitter enemies. Yet she was loving, kind, thoughtful, and dedicated...

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    Esther - A Theological Approach Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The absence of the mention of God in the story of Esther and the seeming emphasis on human causality has led to the impression that historical events and their results are ultimately under the control of humans. Rodriguez analyzes the book of Esther...

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    Every Time We Say Grace, We Fight Tertiary-Lifelong
    Practical help for marriages divided by religion, but united by love. This book was written by Sandra Doran in response to questions from friends, neighbors, and members of churches interested in strengthening their marriages to spouses with differing belief...

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    Fanny Crosby Grade 9-Lifelong
    Part of the Heroes of the Faith series, this is the story of a woman of humble origins who achieved fame as a poet, educator, and musician before becoming known as a hymn writer.

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    Fifty Object Stories for Children Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Stories to teach children valuable lessons about God.

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    Helping Children Know God Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Use these 140 memorable activities to help children know God.

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    History Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Integrating faith with introductory Western history, this text provides a Christian perspective on the major epochs, issues, and events of Western Civilization. It details the role of the Greeks and Hebrews, Jesus in history, the Renaissance, and more. Cosponsored...

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    Hot Illustrations for Youth Talks Kindergarten-Grade 5
    The illustrations in this book are sure to deliver the truth of God's Word in a way that young people can understand and remember. Over 100 short stories, parables, humorous anecdotes.

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    Hymns - 16 Classic Hymns for Children Preschool-Grade 4
    Cedarmont Kids sing such favorite hymns as "This is My Father's World", "For the Beauty of the Earth", "Amazing Grace" and "What a Friend We Have in Jesus". CD has bonus split-track versions included for sing-along....

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    Hymns for a Kid's Heart Preschool-Grade 6
    Joni Eareckson Tada and Bobbie Wolgemuth collaborate to help you teach classic hymns to the children you love (12 hymns per book). For each hymn there is a story about the hymn-writer, a devotional, printed music for piano and guitar, a Bible verse, and a...

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    Interactive Readings for Christian Worship Grade 5-Lifelong
    This book includes 53 scripts that cast congregants or students as biblical characters. This includes short readings from both the Old and New Testaments.

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    Jeremiah 29:11 Grade 5-Grade 12
    Enjoy this short PowerPoint slide that uses Jeremiah 29:11 to highlight God's plan for each of our lives.

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    Kids Praying For Kids - A 12 Month Prayer Journal Grade 3-Grade 4
    An outreach of Franklin Graham's ministry, Samaritan's Purse, this spiral bound book for young children provides a foundation for daily prayer and a guide to reaching out and praying for other children around the globe.

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    Kids' Book of Devotions Kindergarten-Grade 5
    God's word is like food. We need to eat some of it everyday to get strong and stay strong.

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    KJV Study Bible with Ellen White Comments Grade 9-Lifelong
    This study Bible includes Ellen White comments printed on the lower portion of each page, scripture index, marginal readings for obscure words and phrases and explanations about important Hebrew and Greek words as employed in the original manuscripts, a topical...

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    Light For My Path for Teens - Illuminating Selections from the Bible Grade 9-Grade 12
    This book contains hundreds of Bible verses that will help define one's purpose in life and clarify and strengthen relationships.

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    Little Talks With Jesus Kindergarten-Grade 4
    This pre-school devotional is especially adapted to what little children are thinking about spirituality. Sharing Little Talks With Jesus with your children will help them cultivate such Christian values as honesty and forgiveness, while giving them...

  • Love You Forever Preschool-Grade 2
    Colorfully illustrated, this book shares the story of the enduring nature of a mother's love. A young woman holds her newborn son and looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him, "I'll love you forever ." She still sings the same song when her...

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    Mix & Match Ideas for Preschool Ministry Preschool
    This book is very helpful in preparing lessons and activities for beginner classes. Many ideas given to you that lead to many, many more!

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    Object-Centered Children's Sermons Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Teachers and children's church leaders will find practical tips on preparing and successfully delivering children's sermons.

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    Pacific Union Conference Elementary Curriculum Snapshot Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Published by the Pacific Union Conference, this attractive chart provides links and short descriptions to the NAD curriculum for various subjects, as well as professional growth options.

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    Peace Like a Spider Grade 5-Grade 12
    This book explains some of the Bible's best tips for succeeding in relationships, spiritual life, school, and on the job.

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    Prayer of Jabez for Kids Grade 2-Grade 8
    This book encourages those seeking the extraordinary for their lives to take the Jabez challenge by asking for blessings and see how God answers extravagantly. Designed for kids 8 - 12 years old.

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    Prayers for the Little Ones Kindergarten-Grade 5
    This book, set in rhyme, allows the prayers to be easily memorized by both parent and child. A collection of 48 prayers/poems separated into three categories--prayers for young children, prayers for school children, and multi-faith religious prayers.

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    Psalms for a Child's Heart Kindergarten-Grade 2
    A simple and meaningful way to introduce children to the beauty of the Psalms. Presents selected Psalms retold in simple modern language to convey God's goodness, mercy, strength, and glory to children.

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    Readers Theatre for Christian Worship - Biblical Stories of Courage and Faith Grade 5-Lifelong
    This book includes 20 presentational scripts taking around 8 minutes to read. These scripts are not interactive with the audience. Readings include stories from both the Old and New Testament writings: Christmas, Prodigal Son, Good Samaritan, Ruth, Noah, Abraham,...

  • Readers Theatre in the Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Need some help improving your students' comprehension and reading fluency? Want to increase active participation, maximize learning time, and build motivation? This manual for teachers of children and adults deals with the use of Readers Theatre in the classroom,...

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    Renovation of the Heart - Putting on the Character of Christ Tertiary-Lifelong
    An accessible handbook for learning about spiritual formation, outlining the avenues through which transformation takes place, including thoughts, feelings, choices, social context, the body, and the soul. Questions included at the end of each chapter for...

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    Shaping Character - Moral Education in the Christian College Tertiary
    "Arguing that ethics is everybody's business, Arthur Holmes presents in this book a concise survey of moral education - its goals and methods - in the Christian college." Intended for all Christian college teachers, professors, and administrators...

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    Small Miracles - Extraordinary Coincidences from Everyday Life Tertiary-Lifelong
    A collection of true stories of remarkable coincidences that have changed the lives of ordinary people.

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    Songs of America - 18 Classic Songs Preschool-Grade 6
    Cedarmont Kids perform on this CD, which features songs like Yankee Doodle, Battle Hymn of the Republic, The Star-Spangled Banner, America the Beautiful, and You're a Grand Old Flag, as well as other well-known American folk songs. Both the singing and accompaniment...

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    Songs of Zion - The African Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States and South Africa Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Songs of the Black religious tradition reflect the past of slavery and servitude, the struggle for freedom and liberation; they reflect the present with its continuing demands and perplexities and an ever-present hope for a future that will reflect the rulership...

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    Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers Grade 9-Lifelong
    This book will lead you on a brisk walk through the innermost thoughts of twelve masters of western music. It reflects fascinating new research from the composers' personal letters and journals, and from colorful contemporary accounts. "I make no claim...

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    Stepping Stones Grade 6-Lifelong
    A collection of 365 readings drawn from the lives of explorers, kings, athletes, missionaries, and others who used the talents God gave them in positive or negative ways. Each reading is accompanied by a related Bible verse.

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    Stories of the Great Hymns - Short Sessions on the Creation of the Great Hymns Grade 3-Grade 8
    "Use this resource to rekindle an interest in the rich heritage of hymns and gospel songs. While appropriate as a supplementary piano book for private and group instruction, it could also be used in church choir clubs, Sunday schools, Christian schools...

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    Supervision and Evaluation of Instructional Personnel - A Guide for Principals and Supervisors, 3rd Edition Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This document examines the role and function of both principals and conference supervisors. Included is discussion on strategies for supervision of teachers in small schools, the role of the teaching principal/teacher, and how to facilitate teacher empowerment....

  • Ten Steps to the Head of The Class - A Challenge to Students Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Students at the head of their class have more choices! Young people in school have choices: reach for the top or settle for mediocrity. Dr. Betances, America's foremost communicator on casting away barriers to success, challenges readers to confront...

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    The Adventures of Lisa and the Drainpipe Prayer Grade 4
    After comforting her younger sister with stories from the Bible while waiting to be rescued, ten-year-old Okie finds a change in her former feeling of jealousy toward Lisa. NAD Pathways Grade 4 selection for theme 5: Friends & Family. A Daily...

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    The Book Tree - A Christian Reference for Children's Literature Grade 1-Grade 12
    A guide for Christians seeking children's literature supporting a biblical worldview.

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    The Heart of Mentoring Tertiary-Lifelong
    Author David Stoddard has discovered that in mentoring, giving often involves receiving, and receiving involves giving. By sharing your life with others, you will help them develop their values and priorities - not with a rigid formula or agenda, but in the...

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    The Ideas Library - Discussion and Lesson Starters 2 Grade 8-Grade 12
    Contains nearly 150 riveting, attention-getting openers that will pull your kids into animated discussion on such subjects as discipleship, priorities, television, atheism, the Bible and others.

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    The NLT Kids Bible Grade 2-Grade 7
    Designed for kids ages 8-13, The New Living Translation (NLT) Kids Bible will help tween readers figure out not only what they should believe but why they should believe it. The NLT Kids Bible's many creative features and popular NLT text will cause kids to...

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    The Tiny Snowflake Picture Book Kindergarten-Grade 5
    Carried through a quiet, wintry night with gentle nudges from the wind, Lacy the Tiny Snowflake discovers that God will make us all sparkle, if we only trust His will.

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    The Top Ten Mistakes Leaders Make Tertiary-Lifelong
    In a light, readable style, Dr. Hans Finzel reveals the 10 most common leadership mistakes. Using case studies, pertinent biblical principles and a collection of leadership lore, he offers an invaluable tool for anyone in a supervisory or leadership role.

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    The Voice in Speech and Song Grade 7-Lifelong
    This 1988 compilation of quotes by Ellen G. White on the voice is a valuable resource for all teachers. The final section, Use of the Voice in Singing (62 pages) is particularly applicable to singers and teachers of singing.

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    Though Bombs May Fall Grade 9-Lifelong
    The extraordinary story of an Adventist doctor who left his lucrative medical practice to serve in Korea during the war. Out of print, but used copies available on Amazon.

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    Ultimate Skits - 20 Parables for Driving Home Your Point Grade 7-Grade 12
    Use these 5-minute skits to get your group members thinking and laughing, then talking about spiritual truth and how it relates to important areas and issues of their lives.

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    Well with My Soul - Four Dramatic Stories of Great Hymn Writers Grade 9-Lifelong
    Part of the Heroes of the Faith series, this book tells the stories of a shipwreck that claimed precious daughters, faith a midst frailty, debilitating depression, and death in a burning rail car, showing the special meaning behind four favorite hymns...

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    Write On! Journal-Keeping for Teens Grade 4-Grade 12
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    A Man After God's Own Heart Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Jim George explains God perfect design for each individual's life, and explores many of the most critical areas in each life that requires spiritual attention and growth, including marriage, work and Christian witness.

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    Bible Promises to Treasure for Teachers Kindergarten-Lifelong
    A collection of scripture treasures and inspiration thoughts that will encourage and build faith. King James Scripture portions are arranged topically.

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    Chalkdust - Prayer Meditations for a Teacher Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Elspeth Murphy shares her insights into the kinds of pupils that every teachers will recognize: the class clown, the quiet child, the gifted child, the unmotivated child, the handicapped child. These prayers reflect a teacher's openness to God as she awaits...

  • Chicken Soup for the Soul Christmas Treasury for Kids Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Both kids and adults will find these stories wonderful reminders of the true meaning of Christmas and make this book a cherished reading tradition for generations to come.

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    E-Mail from God for Teens Grade 9-Grade 12
    This devotional will "alert" teenagers that they have "mail" from the Best Friend anyone in the world could ever have: God, the Creator of the Universe. Each one page devotional targets the real spiritual and life issues facing teenagers...

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    Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Tertiary-Lifelong
    The authors, a renowned surgeon and a professional writer, offer insight into the marvelous details of the human body and draw analogies to the relationship of Christ to His church.

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    Feed My Lambs - Simplified Bible Verses for Children Kindergarten-Grade 4
    The Feed My Lambs series includes six colorful books with a total of 90 Bible verses on key Christian topics, simplified to make them easy for children to understand, learn, and memorize. Each verse has a colorful illustration that helps children relate...

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    God's Little Devotional Book for the Workplace Lifelong
    These delightful devotions are designed to be read before work or on a break. The thought-provoking challenges will last all day.

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    God's Word for Surviving the Real World Tertiary-Grade 12
    The authors share practical advice on new jobs, maintaining a good reputation and getting along with parents in this devotional book.

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    Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners - John Bunyan's Autobiography Grade 9-Lifelong
    This autobiography describes John Bunyan's conviction of sin, his struggles against unbelief, his entrance into the meaning and comfort of the Holy Scripture and much more.

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    In The Grip Of Grace Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Can anything separate us from God's love? Does He really love us, no matter what? Max Lucado uses parables and anecdotes to explain the concept of God's grace, taking readers on a journey through the mountaintop truths found in Paul's letter to the Romans.

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    Jaime Jorge - No More Broken Strings and Crescendo Grade 9-Tertiary
    The intriguing story of world-renowned violinist Jaime Jorge in his search for God's purpose in his life is told in his two books.

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    Kids - How To Shape Their Lives Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Formerly published as Children in the Shadows, this book addresses how to instill a sense of wonder responsibility, and self-worth in children. Drawing from her 27 years of teaching, Ruth Jaegar Buntain shares insights on how parents and teachers can...

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    Listen to the Animals Kindergarten-Grade 1
    Monkeys, jaguars, porcupines, panda bears, and almost fifty other exciting animals jump, run and fly through the pages of this book. And each one has his own delightful story to tell to the minds of that one kind of person who never tires of animal stories...

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    Management - A Faith-based Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    This textbook explores management issues from a Christian worldview. "By presenting the biblical record on major management issues and contemporary management scholarship findings, this text encourages the integration of a perspective founded on the values...

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    Miracles Galore Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A converted atheist weaves her way through miracles of healing to miraculous circumstances by which friends, relations, acquaintances and hard-bitten opponents were helped and led to new birth.

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    Music Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Relating musical practice to a larger theology of creation and creativity, this book explores new concepts of musical quality and excellence, musical unity, and the incorporation of music from other styles and cultures. Professional musician, Christian professor...

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    My Utmost For His Highest Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Oswald Chambers' daily devotionals lend a powerful spiritual dimension to your walk with God.

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    Our Unmet Needs Tertiary-Lifelong
    Stanley guides the reader through Scripture to show that, in spite of our doubts and rebellion, God wants to meet our deepest needs. Popular Southern Baptist pastor Stanley Enter His Gates contends that we all have unmet needs for love and acceptance,...

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    Personality Plus for Parents - Understanding What Makes Your Child Tick Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The author shares insights and shows parents how to raise their children individually by taking cues from each child's inborn temperament and personality. Readers will learn how to: easily determine personality types; immediately apply practical insights;...

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    Proof Positive - How to Reliably Combat Disease and Achieve Optimal Health Through Nutrition and Lifestyle Grade 12-Lifelong
    "This 560-page book tells, in easy-to-understand language, how to fight disease and achieve optimal health through proper lifestyle and nutrition. Offers outstanding resource material and is packed with eye-catching visual aids." Helpful resource...

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    Psychology Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Discover the links with faith and the science of psychology in this dialogue between Christianity and psychology. Christian psychologists, professors and authors Myers and Jeeves discuss major findings of current psychology with both theological and psychological...

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    Quiet Moments with God - For Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A daily devotional for teachers designed to be a quick read, each title offers a collection of inspiring devotions to help the reader close the door on distractions and enter into the presence of God.

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    Reflecting Christ Tertiary-Lifelong
    Reflecting Christ, the title of this book, is a theme that recurs constantly through the writings of Ellen White. This daily devotional book includes extensive biographical notes on the author, Ellen G. White and a scripture index. Search the complete published...

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    Secret of the Cave Grade 6-Grade 12
    In this film, a young American boy spends his summer in Ireland and solves the mystery that captivates the entire village. Driven by curiosity and his own search for meaning in life, he faces his fears and discovers the Secret of the Cave. Based on the

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    Shattered Dreams - God's Unexpected Pathway to Joy Grade 9-Lifelong
    If God loves me, why does life hurt so much? Counselor and author Larry Crabb writes about experiencing a joy-filled encounter with Christ, a life-arousing community with others, and a powerful transformation of our interior worlds that makes us more like...

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    Singing Penguins & Puffed Up Toads Kindergarten-Grade 1
    This collection of stories presents thoughts for meditation concerning the wonders of the world's oceans.

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    Sociology Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Colorfully written by two popular and respected sociologists, this volume shows how sociology has evolved, how it became divided from Christian faith, and how Christian sociologists can make sense of this branch of social science. Cosponsored by the Council...

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    Spiritual Leadership - Moving People to God's Agenda Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Spiritual Leadership will equip those called to leadership positions with the tools to move God's people on to His agenda. The authors teach on approaching leadership from a biblical perspective.

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    The Calling - A Challenge to Walk the Narrow Road Grade 9-Lifelong
    The Calling is a new youth edition of God's Call. This book contains sidebar testimonies from Christians who are passionately living their lives for Christ in spite of intense persecution. These believers from around the world share their stories...

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    The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A woodcutter's wounded heart is healed and his faith is restored through a joyful miracle in this holiday classic.

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    The Dream Giver - Following Your God-Given Destiny Grade 11-Lifelong
    Bruce Wilkinson shares more insight on living one's best life, breaking out of everyday patterns, and stretching the limits of one's perspective. Shared here are ideas on how to identify and overcome the obstacles that keep millions from living the life for...

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    The Narrow Road - Stories of Those Who Walk This Road Together Grade 9-Lifelong
    Since 1955, Brother Andrew has risked his life to help persecuted Christians by smuggling Bibles into countries where owning or distributing them is strictly forbidden. His report, and those of the many others that work alongside him, testifies of God's miraculous...

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    The Story of Christian Music Grade 9-Lifelong
    "From Gregorian Chant to Black Gospel, an authoritative, illustrated guide to all the major traditions of music for worship."

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    They Had a World to Win Grade 11-Lifelong
    The author's late wife was Willie White's granddaughter and he has combined anecdotes collected at family reunions with careful research in this collection of biographies of Joseph Bates, James and Ellen White, J. N. Loughborough, Uriah Smith, William Miller,...

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    Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions - Why Children Should Be Your Church's #1 Priority Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Few parents and church leaders realize how critical it is to start developing a child's biblical worldview from the very earliest years of life. George Barna shares profiles of churches which are effectively ministering to children and winning the war against...

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    Twenty-Six Easy Object Talks for Teaching Children Kindergarten-Grade 6
    This is a compilation of scripts and instructions for 26 Christian object talks, and the fourth book in a series of five books written to provide object lessons for children ages 2-12. The scripts can be used for Children's Sermons in church, Children's Church,...

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    VG1 Shall We Dance - Rediscovering Christ-Centered Standards Grade 7-Tertiary
    Recommended reading for anyone discipling Christian youth and young adults in home, church or school settings. Findings from the Valuegenesis 1 study provide the platform for discussion of standards re dance, music, movies or film viewing, sex, alcohol and...

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    VG2 Ten Years Later - A Study of Two Generations Grade 7-Tertiary
    What are the "big" things discovered in research about Adventist youth? This books shares topics such as: Focusing on Teens; Valuegenesis and the Journey of Faith; Loyalty and the Content of Faith; Personal Piety and the Quest for Spiritual Life;...

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    When I'm on My Knees - Devotional Thoughts on Prayer for Women Tertiary-Lifelong
    This book is a heart-felt collection of prayers, devotional thoughts, poems and hymns especially for women.

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    Windows on God's World - Glimpses of the Creator through His Handiwork Grade 4-Lifelong
    A great worship text for classroom or home. Each devotional story share an object lesson from nature. From the holy cross toad to the grizzly bear, students are engaged in reading, sharing, and catching glimpses of the Creator through his handiwork. Used copies...

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    60 Ways to Energize Your Life Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Here are 60 ways to boost your spiritual, physical, and mental health. Filled with personal stories of victory over poor health, exciting insights into the human body and its Creator, and inspiring parallels between the Christian walk and the world of science.

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    Biology Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    A scientist and Christian examines biology in the light of faith and modern social issues. He explores the biblical message of creation and applies the principle of dominion to medical, genetic, and environmental concerns. Cosponsored by the Council for Christian...

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    Bulls, Bears & Golden Calves - Applying Christian Ethics in Economics Grade 11-Lifelong
    Writing from a Christian ethical perspective, Stapleford insightfully shows how ethics are inextricably intertwined with economic life and analysis.

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    Business Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Is capitalism Christian? Is there a Christian perspective on business? How should a Christian use power in the workplace?" The authors affirm that God can be the center of one's life in the secular marketplace.

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    Courageous Leadership - Field-Tested Strategy for the 360° Leader Grade 9-Lifelong
    When the spiritual gift of leadership comes alive in churches everywhere, the church will become the hope of the world and a most influential force for good. This is far more than another book on leadership strategies and techniques.

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    Crucial Moments - Twelve Defining Events in Black Adventist History Grade 11-Lifelong
    This lively, easy-read narrative traces the hand of God in the growth of the Adventist movement. In stories that provoke and instruct, Benjamin Baker portrays the 12 most significant events in the history of Black Seventh-day Adventists. Out of...

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    Early Advent Singing Grade 5-Lifelong
    A collection of 52 early Adventist hymns with stories from our heritage to illustrate each hymn.

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    God Sent a Man Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Haynes presents the story of Joseph in this novel. No matter what happened to him, Joseph trusted God and believed that He would provide for his needs. He allowed himself to be prepared by God to play a crucial role in the history of Egypt and especially in...

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    God's Big Idea - Primary Devotional Grade 2-Grade 4
    In 365 fascinating segments, RosAnne Tetz presents Adventist beliefs to kids ages 6-9. When you finish this book, you will know that God has a plan for this world and a plan for you, too.

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    International Children's Bible Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "The International Children’s Bible®, the first Bible translation created specifically for children, has been updated and newly typeset in a large readable layout with a 3rd grade reading level, this is the Bible children can read and understand....

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    International Children's Bible Dictionary Grade 1-Grade 4
    Sometimes figuring out what the words in the Bible mean is confusing, even for grown-ups. This dictionary is an excellent tool to help children more fully understand God's Word. Simple definitions, maps, charts, and many other features make learning about...

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    J. N. Loughborough and the 3 Cent Silver Grade 1-Grade 6
    C. Mervyn Maxwell performs a one-man-drama, re-enacting the story of John and Mary Loughborough as John decided to give up his job to become an unpaid pastor. Listen, too, as he retells the adventures of James and Ellen White as they travel through the dead...

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    Like A Little Child - The Spiritual Journey of Infants and Toddlers Kindergarten
    This book is written with the belief that most addictive and high-risk behaviors can be avoided if we understand and take action to support and nurture the spirituality of the young child. Research has proven that all addictions stem back to a low sense of...

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    Literature Through the Eyes of Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    This comprehensive guide for students in introductory literature courses addresses crucial questions of interpretation and the limits of literature, and shows how the great works can enrich our understanding of God, ourselves, and the world. Cosponsored by...

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    No Free Lunch - Why Specified Complexity Cannot Be Purchased without Intelligence Grade 9-Lifelong
    Building on his earlier work in The Design Inference (Cambridge, 1998), Dembski defends that life must be the product of intelligent design. Critics of Dembski's work have argued that evolutionary algorithms show that life can be explained apart from...

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    The Faith I Live By Grade 11-Lifelong
    This devotional book is devoted exclusively to the subject of Bible doctrines. Providing both inspiration and information, each month focuses on a different topic. The daily readings are selections from Ellen White's previously published and unpublished writings...

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    WEE SING Bible Songs Preschool-Grade 6
    The Wee Sing series have been around for more than two decades now but they are still a great resource for teachers. Other titles include Around the World; Sing-Alongs; Nursery Rhymes and Lullabies.

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    A Day at Greenhill Farm Lesson Plans - NAD Reading Grade 1 Grade 1-Grade 2
    This set of session plans is for NAD's reading selection for theme 2, grade 1: A Day at Greenhill Farm. Download a Word version (2nd URL) to adapt for your own classroom.

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    A Day Set Apart - Celebrating the Sabbath Preschool-Grade 6
    A unique hardcover picture book for Sabbath-keeping Christians: Unlike other children's books currently available about the Sabbath, this one includes examples of Jesus and his disciples' sabbath-keeping. At the end of the week, a family takes a break...

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    Adventist Family Traditions to Bless Your Heart and Home Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Adventist family traditions are unique and special. This collection of family traditions shares customs from around the world. Some may seem very familiar, and others may be completely new. Each one comes from a warm memory of family togetherness. This book...

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    Amazing Science Devotions for Children's Ministry Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Science lessons used to reveal the wonders of God. Use everyday observations like popping corn and rainbows to connect kids with God's wonderful world. These lessons can be used anywhere to give kids' faith a boost and help them learn about God!

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    Beautiful Outlaw Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Breaking Jesus out of the typical stereotypes, BEAUTIFUL OUTLAW welcomes readers into the rich emotional life of Christ showing how they can experience the actual personality of Jesus in their daily lives in ways that will deepen their faith."

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    Beyond Defeat - The 'Johnny' Johnson Story Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The inspirational story of "Johnny" Johnson. Though he wore the uniform and defended his country abroad, at home Johnny faced the humiliation of segregation and bore the pain of Jim Crowism. Yet, while others cursed, Johnny prayed. And when others...

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    Hope Channel Courses Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Link to Adventist courses online in the following categories: Bible & Prophecy, Spirituality, Family & Relationships, Archaeology and Health & Well-being.

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    How To Teach Music & Make It Fun Training DVD Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Learn from Pam Andrews' dvd how you can "make music fun for kids through the use of activities, games, steady beat, and much, much more. It's the perfect way to make music time a kids' favorite!"

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    Is Genesis History? Grade 5-Lifelong
    With the goal of providing "a reasonable case for Creation in six normal days, a real Adam and Eve, an actual fall, a global flood, and a tower of Babel," this film "features over a dozen scientists and scholars explaining how the world intersects...

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    Josh McDowell's Youth Devotions Grade 6-Grade 12
    Josh McDowell's popular One Year Book of Youth Devotions and Youth Devotions 2 provides young people with tools to stand fast against a culture hostile to their faith. One devotion will enable them to discern right from wrong and make right choices in a relativistic...

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    Secrets of the Vine Devotions for Kids Grade 3-Grade 6
    Mirroring the adult version of Secrets of the Vine Devotional, these engaging daily devotions help “tweens” apply Bruce Wilkinson’s teaching of John 15 in personal faith and life issues. This 30-day devotional includes spaces to record progress,...

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    Show Me! Devotions for Leaders to Teach Kids Grade 1-Grade 5
    52 devotions your kids will love sharing with their friends! Amazing science tricks, nifty sleight-of-hand monkeyshines, and convincing illusions. It's fun with a purpose. Each stunt illustrates an important Bible truth. These are devotions with a twist. You'll...

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    The Big Picture Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Ben Carson shares the overarching philosophy that has shaped his life. This book focuses on the why of success, rather than the how. Carson's goal is to help readers discover God's vision for their lives, reframe their priorities, and inspire...

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    The Kids Hymn Project Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Fifteen hymns set in a contemporary style teach the kids of your congregation a love for the cherished hymns of our faith." The story behind each hymn is included. Available for purchase are a book, director's resource mini-notebook, listening CD,...

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    This Is Now - A Girl-to-Girl Devotional for Teens Grade 9-Grade 12
    A devotional written by teens across the country who face the exact same things you do. "Brief entrées and rich Scripture verses are packed with hope and wisdom to guide you through the challenging teen years." NOTE: As always, preview...

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    Adventist Colleges and Universities - The Complete List Tertiary-Lifelong
    This complete list of accredited Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities worldwide, coordinated by the General Conference Office of Education, includes web addresses where available.

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    Adventist Stewardship Resources Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Find ideas for teaching Christian stewardship to children and youth, as well as training seminars for lay members and stewardship leaders. Learn about the biblical principles for giving tithes and offerings, and how to manage personal resources as good stewards...

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    Christian Education in Chile - Is the Seventh-day Adventist System at Risk ? Tertiary
    Diverse perspectives with respect to Christian Education constitute a potential path for misunderstanding and contradictions; this study considers this situation in the context of a Seventh-day Adventist Christian system with students and parents from different...

  • Common Sense Media Preschool-Lifelong
    Common Sense Media is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

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    Five Myths about Young Adult Church Dropouts Tertiary
    This article presents a research on the lives of young people who drop out of church. The research provides many insights into the spiritual journeys of teens and young adults. The findings are revealed extensively in a new book called “You Lost Me:...

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    GC Publications for Adventist Colleges and Universities Tertiary-Lifelong
    Online documents published by the General Conference Office of Education for higher education institutions include: * Quality Management in Higher Education * Strategic Planning in Higher Education * Is Adventist Education Worth It? ...

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    Getting It Right - A Power-packed Resource for Adventist Youth Leaders Tertiary
    Here’s the youth ministry resource you’ve been waiting for! We searched the world and found 40 experienced youth ministry mavens who are passionate about leading young people into the kingdom of God. We combined their expertise in this volume so...

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    Integrite Grade 9-Lifelong
    Intégrité is a journal published semiannually by the Faith and Learning Committee and the Humanities Division of the Missouri Baptist University.

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    Model Student Handbook Policies - Pacific Union Conference Preschool-Grade 12
    Reference this document when developing a school handbook for an Adventist school. Sections to include in North America Division schools are included. Some sections can be used verbatim and other sections refer to information from the Pacific...

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    Pursuing Faith-based Learning and Faith-affirming Learning Grade 9-Lifelong
    An exploration of the philosophy behind faith-based learning. Topics include: What is Faith-based Learning?; What is Faith-affirming Learning?; What Does it Mean to be Agents of Learning in Community; Some Suggestions for Effective Classroom Learning.

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    Safeliz - Lifestyle Books Grade 9-Lifelong
    A range of books on lifestyle, personal and spiritual development, including titles such as Enjoy It!, Less Stress!, Healthy Foods, Free from Drugs & Additions, Heart to Heart: the Art of Communication, To Adolescents and Parents, For Raising Your Child,...

  • School CIO Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Subscribe to a yearly individual or school district membership to join IT professionals who understand and benefit from news and information not available elsewhere. Publications include: The EduWire Daily Update (daily) Tech and Learning eNews...

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    Sermon Audio Tertiary-Lifelong
    The largest library of free mp3 audio sermons on the web from conservative Christian churches. Archived by Bible chapter, by topic, by speaker, and by date back to the 1950s.

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    Seventh-day Adventist Church Logos 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Download the logo form you need to insert in your school communication and signage, for clear identity. This link includes guidelines on acceptable use and formats.

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    Seventh-day Adventist General Conference Education Department Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The General Conference Education Department supervises, coordinates, promotes and controls quality of the global Adventist educational system. This includes 5,500 schools, colleges, and universities, with 47,000 teachers and almost 1 million students in 100...

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    Substance Use Among Students Attending a Christian University that Strictly Prohibits the Use of Substances Tertiary
    This study examines substance use at a church-affiliated university which prohibits the use of alcohol, tobacco, and drug substances. The purpose was to investigate the prevalence of substance use, the prevention efforts put forth by the university, and whether...

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    The Relationship Between Students Perceptions of the Teaching and Learning Process and Academic Performance in Science of 7th and 8th Graders Enrolled in Seventh-day Adventist Schools Tertiary
    This study investigated student perceptions of 7th and 8th grade Adventist science education programs and their relationship to achievement in science as defined by performance on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills. Findings revealed that students held generally...

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    Trans-European Division Education webpage Preschool-Lifelong
    Learn about Adventist education in the Trans-European countries from this regional administration webpage.

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    Transmitting Religious Values in Adventist Home Education Grade 1-Grade 12
    This article explores the process of value transmission, particularly in Adventist home education, based on a study of the religious home education experienced by young Seventh-day Adventist adults in their childhood (Kuusisto, 2000). The main aim was to find...

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    United Pentecostal Church International Grade 5-Lifelong
    The United Pentecostal Church International (UPCI) has been among the fastest growing denominations in North America since it was formed in 1945 by the merger of the Pentecostal Church, Incorporated, and the Pentecostal Assemblies of Jesus Christ. From this...

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    Valuegenesis Europe - Why Will Some Adventist Teens Remain in Church as Adults? Tertiary
    This early report provides an initial overview of key findings in the Valuegenesis Europe study involving 6,000 active Adventist 14-25 year olds in 17 European countries.

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    Vision and Mission Statement in Christian Higher Educational Management in Eastern Africa Tertiary-Lifelong
    Literature reveals that although the terms vision, mission and mission statement are understood in a variety of ways, the various concepts of these terms are becoming more commonly used in educational management. A qualitative study of 12 recently established,...

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    An Analysis of Spiritual Factors on Academic Achievement in Seventh-day Adventist Schools Tertiary
    This study asked the question: Do spiritual factors impact academic achievement? The subjects in this study were all students in grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 11, in Seventh-day Adventist schools in the United States and Bermuda, from 2006 to 2008. The compilation...

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    Answers for Me - Free Support for Life's Questions and Issues! Grade 9-Lifelong
    Read nuggets of practical common sense tips for holistic Christian living, organized by topic: family life, healthy living, spiritual growth, life notes, spirit renew, Bible bay, and story harvest, or search for more.

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    BibleInfo.com Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Bibleinfo.com helps people around the world discover what the Bible says about life's questions. Here you will find counsel, direction, encouragement, and help — all from God's word." Adventist-developed online Bible studies, Bible topics,...

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    Christian Skits Grade 9-Grade 12
    Contains more than 50 humorous Christian skits designed for teenagers, church and youth groups. Permission is freely given for use of these scripts, within the conditions set forth at the bottom of each script. Accompanying soundtracks available for purchase. NOTE:...

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    Classroom Resources Blog Kindergarten
    The education blog of Concordia University-Portland, a Lutheran institution, covers a variety of topics.

  • Composting With Worms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Did you know that worms can help save our environment? Vermicomposting -- or composting with worms -- plays an important role in the ecological practices of Toronto. Information from the city's home page can show you how to get started by getting your own...

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    European Consortium of Seventh-day Adventist Language Schools Grade 11-Lifelong
    Find information about Adventist language schools in Europe to learn German in Austria, English in England, French in France, German in Germany, Italian in Italy, and Spanish in Spain. These programs are affiliated through Adventist...

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    GC Women's Ministries Department Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Women's Ministries ministers to the spiritual, emotional, physical and social needs of women. It encourages women to improve their potential and participation in the mission of the Adventist Church and provides as support system and forum that addresses issues...

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    Grace, Relevancy, and Confidence in the Future - Why Adventist Young Adults Commit to the Church Tertiary
    Studied the effects of certain religious understandings on church commitment, as a part of a longitudinal study on religious commitment and its correlates. Data were collected in 1992–93 from 319 male and 515 female (aged 20–22 years) from Adventist...

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    Helping Children Deal with Death Preschool-Grade 8
    Parachin outlines practical ways to minister to grieving children. NOTE: Additional resources mentioned may not reflect an Adventist understanding of death.

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    Homeschool Companion Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Homeschool Companion is a radio show dedicated to providing information to families on a weekly basis."

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    How to Start a Literacy Program Grade 9-Lifelong
    Learn how to start a literacy program. This document (linked in 2 formats) includes suggestions and tips from many world regions, and lists of resources and literacy organization contact information.

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    Institute for Creation Research Grade 9-Lifelong
    A Christ-focused creation ministry: ICR offers seminars, conferences, debates, various other speaking engagements, creation science workshops, radio/tv outreach, graduate school in the sciences, museum of creation and earth history, creation research, guided...

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    NAD TDEC Webinars - Schedules and Archives Kindergarten-Grade 12
    View NAD professional development webinars archived here, on a variety of topics.

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    School Leadership Retention - A Study of Servant Leadership and School Leader Satisfaction Tertiary
    The purpose of this quantitative correlation study was to find the relationship between the level of perceived servant leadership and the school leader job satisfaction in the North American Division (NAD) of Seventh-day Adventists P-12 schools. This quantitative...

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    The Journal of Biblical Integration in Business - Business Cases with a Christian Worldview Grade 9-Lifelong
    "The Journal of Biblical Integration in Business (JBIB) serves as a refereed forum for discussing faith-learning-life links in business."

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    The Young Peacemaker Grade 3-Grade 7
    Help your students develop conflict resolution skills using the excellent Young Peacemaker series. A parent/teacher manual, 12 student booklets and colorful chart can be ordered online, along with many other useful resources.

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    Washington NH Seventh-day Adventist Church and Sabbath Trail Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This church website links to the Washington Church history, photos and short biographies of Adventist pioneers connected to this first Adventist church (including the full text of the pioneer story, 'William and His Twenty-Two), details of the Washington Church...

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    Youth Evangelism Link2Life - A Strategy to Reach Postmodern Youth in Germany and Switzerland Tertiary
    Problem: In terms of cross-cultural mission youth are the most crucial group of people to be reached with the Gospel. From a theological, a sociological as well as psychological point of view adolescence can be seen as the most receptive phase of life regarding...

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    Art Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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    Business Studies Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 7-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint.

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    Classroom Discussion in Southeast Asia - Concerns in Thai Classrooms Tertiary
    "This article defines the concept of classroom discussion as well as the benefits of discussion in the classroom. In addition, barriers to classroom discussion that are common to classrooms are discussed with a focus on problems unique to classroom discussion...

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    Computer Studies Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint in this subject.

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    Curriculum Frameworks for Adventist Secondary Schools in SPD Grade 7-Grade 12
    Essential curriculum development tools for Christian secondary schools, these downloadable frameworks outline the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and show teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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    Curriculum, Pedagogy, and Values - Revealing the Invisible Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "'Back to values' has been a significant trend in school systems during the past few years. While the secular school system continues to debate on how to go about teaching values, Adventist teachers are encouraged to continue the deliberate integration...

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    Design & Technology Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint in this subject.

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    English Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool: this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint in this subject. It...

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    Geography Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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    History Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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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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    Mathematics Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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    Music Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool: this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian viewpoint in this subject. It...

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    NINA - The Case of a Creatively Gifted Student Grade 5-Grade 8
    "Nina, a sixth-grade public school student who served as the focus of this case study, is eleven years old, Caucasian, and from a lower middle-class background. She is also a highly able and creatively gifted child." Nina was interviewed as...

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    No Right Way - How to Structure Tasks to Maximize Organizational Learning Lifelong
    "Organizational learning is known to be a key to organizational performance. This paper builds on prior research and shows that no single task structure is ideal for all situations. Task elements such as the number of inputs, the decision function, feedback,...

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    Nurturing the Mind of the Christian Professional Lifelong
    "The Christian professional must be a thinking being, whose thoughts are grounded in the conception of eternity and an understanding of God. Some secular authors suggest that Christians aren’t good at thinking. This paper argues that Christians...

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    Opinions on Family and Social Issues Associated with Religious Practice in Southeast Asia Lifelong
    "This second part of the data analysis of a large sample of Seventh-day Adventist church members addresses opinions and practices relating to family and social issues. It identifies differences in opinion with age, gender, religious orientation and region...

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    Organization and Operations - Technology and Changes Lifelong
    "The rising tide of innovation in information technology in the last two decades has changed the way we do business. Organizational transformation occurs in the breaking down of walls between various functional groups, in the reduction in levels of management, and in the way decision making is processed.

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    Overcoming the Barrier in Special Education - A Qualitative Investigation into the Need for Speech and Language Therapists in St. Lucia Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "There has been serious under-representation of speech and language therapists in St. Lucia even with the genesis and augmentation of this service in the Western world. A qualitative study was conducted to investigate the need for this service in St....

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    Perceived Global Trends Cognition and Management Competencies of Master in Business Administration Students Tertiary
    "Today’s successful manager must stay abreast with important global trends and should possess the needed managerial competence in information technology, cross-functional abilities, leadership, emotional intelligence, finance, quantitative techniques, communication, interpersonal relationship, and cross-cultural transactions."

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    Perception of Faculty Participation in Academy Governance in the Central Luzon Conference, Philippines Grade 9-Grade 12
    This study explores faculty and administrators’ views about faculty participation in school governance. Ten dimensions of teacher participation were considered for this study: goals, vision or mission, facilitating procedures and structures, curriculum...

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    Perceptions of the Principal’s Role in Leadership Development of Elementary School Students Grade 5-Grade 8
    "There is a great expectation that schools may contribute in building good and responsible leaders. School leaders must include student participation in school reforms and actions for sustainable improvement by allowing them to play leadership roles....

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    Performance Appraisal Instrument for a Church Pastor Lifelong
    "The purpose of the study was to determine the job content of local church pastors in order to develop a performance appraisal instrument for evaluating, counseling and training prospective and incumbent church and district pastors in the Central Luzon...

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    Positive Supervision and the Quest for Excellence Tertiary
    In this article, the author examines supervision at the college level. Three dogmatic statements about supervision are discussed. A history of supervision in the Philippines is presented. The author discusses actual visit(s) by supervisors and suggests that...

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    Precursors and Outcomes of Place Branding - A Conceptual Framework Tertiary-Lifelong
    A relatively new concept, place branding is unique from product branding in that its precursors include people, identity and heritage, special identity, and ambassador networks. If successful, place branding’s outcome is economic development.

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    Predictors of Teaching Style Among Private Secondary School Teachers of Dasmarinas, Cavite Grade 9-Grade 12
    "This study explored the relationships between teachers’ beliefs in learning theories and selected demographics as predictors of teaching style preference (behavior and verbal). The respondents were 301 teachers from 30 private secondary schools...

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    Principals Perspectives on the Influence of the Hidden Curriculum on Childrens School Development Grade 1-Grade 12
    Today in the field of education, there is no unified, constant theory of the hidden curriculum of children’s school development. Attempts to shed light on this issue are fragmentary and explain just some elements of this concept. The purpose of this...

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    Professional Learning Styles and Workplace Performance - And Exploratory Descriptive Study in Higher Education Tertiary
    "Higher education is no longer seen as optional in today’s society due to the rapid changes experienced in our global economy. Lifelong learning is expected if one is to keep up with the times. Because of this, schools need to change their focus...

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    Promoting More English Language Teaching and Learning in Adventist Organizations Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper discusses the role of English in today’s Adventist world. It proposes some paths to meet the English teaching and learning needs to better equip the Adventist people for the mission and for their lives in the 21st century. These include...

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    Prudent Administration in the Finances of SDA Education Institutions - An Application of A FAIR WILL Concept Tertiary
    "This paper deals with the importance of prudent administration in handling the Lord’s financial resources. It specifically deals with how administrators envision and perform the utilization of money. Utilization of money in SDA educational institutions...

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    Putting the Team in Teamwork Lifelong
    "This papers deals with the concepts related to teams and teamwork. Different types of teams are discussed with special emphasis given to participative intervention teams. The importance of teams as an agent for synergy and collaboration benefits not...

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    Quality of Vegetarian Cafeteria Services and Students’ Overall Satisfaction with their University Tertiary
    "A major challenge for students at the university level is to adjust to the food provided by the campus’ cafeteria, and the adjustment is further complicated when a school offers a vegetarian diet (Hartwell, Edwards, & Brown, 2011). The purpose...

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    Reaching the Unreached - A Challenge for Filipino Educators Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Many Filipino children lack the quality education necessary to become competitive members of the globalized workforce. "This study aimed at determining the position of marginalized youth in terms of...functional literacy and numeracy skills."

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    Required Competencies for the Academic Deans - Basis for a Competency - Based Performance Appraisal Tertiary
    "This study determined the competencies and level of competencies required of the academic deans along the technical, personal and managerial areas as perceived by school heads, superior of deans, and deans themselves in order to construct a model of...

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    Research Mentoring of Students in Christian Higher Education Tertiary
    "Mentoring of graduate students is an important part of developing their research skills and habits, and can affect how and whether they do research in the future. This qualitative study examines research students’ preferences for mentoring qualities...

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    School Health Program - Essential for Building a Healthy Community Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "This paper deals with the importance of the most neglected program of the school, the school health program. The writer will help everybody get involved in educating young children to understand that there is a great correlation between health, learning...

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    Schools of Public Health and their Role in Development Tertiary
    "Schools of public health have an important role in leadership for their local community, but also for the broader society. They should train health workers, influence public policy, and do research, as well as collaborating with health workers in other...

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    Science Curriculum Framework SPD Grade 5-Grade 12
    An essential curriculum development tool for Christian secondary schools, this downloadable framework outlines the Adventist philosophy, values and principles, and shows teachers how valuing, thinking and other learning skills can be taught from a Christian...

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    Scientific Constructivism - A Remedy for Miseducation in Mathematics Grade 1-Tertiary
    "Mathematics education is in serious trouble. Some call this problem 'mathematical miseducation.' Unsatisfactory performance in mathematics by students at all levels of education—elementary to tertiary—as evidenced through national and international...

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    Second Language Acquisition - A General Overview Grade 6-Lifelong
    “This paper synthesizes important topics pertaining to [second language acquisition] to help [Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages] experts with some fundamental understanding.”

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    Sentiment Analysis of the Conflict of Ages Series Tertiary-Lifelong
    Despite the valuable content of the Conflict of the Ages Series, it may be a difficult choice for ESL readers. This study analyzed the series using text-mining tools. Findings include a reading level higher than the average American’s ability.

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    Seven Secrets of Mental Power in the Writings of Ellen G. White Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The examination of the 'seven secrets' has shown that the revelations given to Ellen White regarding the concept of mental power are practical, scientifically reasonable, and, in general, ahead of her time."

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    Shalom as Wholeness - A Biblical Basis for Meeting Global Health Needs in the 21st Century Tertiary-Lifelong
    Do you wonder what role mental, spiritual or social wellbeing plays in overall health? Should these aspects be considered alongside physical concerns? Read this article proposing that "a biblical understanding of the Hebrew word shalom provides a basis...

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    Signed and Sealed, but Not Delivered - A Socio-Political View of the Promises and Trials of Universal Education Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has prioritized the issue of equal access to education. That priority includes the empowerment of women through girls’ education and gender equality, education in emergencies and post-crisis education,...

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    Social Investment Funds and Social Responsibility - Do International Financial Institutions Deserve Special Treatment? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Mixed results of SIFs suggest a causal analysis of the situation based on legal standards of responsibility. This study explores the case of KALAHI-CIDSS in the Philippines; a community-driven development project funded through World Bank’s loans."

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    Some Considerations in Promoting Healthy Lifestyles Lifelong
    "This paper argues that the effectiveness of the approach used by the Seventh-day Adventist church to propagate its health message has been compromised by its failure to take full account of social determinants of health, and its apparent inability to...

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    South Korean Adults' Perception on Causes of Difficulties with Spoken English Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This study investigated the perceptions of South Korean adults on the causes of their difficulties in speaking English as a foreign language. The participants of this study were 87 adult students from two institutions of higher learning in the Philippines....

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    South Pacific Division Education Webpage Preschool-Lifelong
    The South Pacific Division's (SPD) education homepage includes SPD education statistics, mission and objectives, directory of institutions, and contact information.

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    Spiritual Experience and the Organizational Commitment of College Faculty Tertiary
    The relationship between the spiritual experience and organizational commitment of faculty in Seventh-day Adventist tertiary educational institutions in north Philippines constituted the primary focus of this study. Instrumentation included the Spiritual Well-being...

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    Spiritual Leadership Formation in Adventist Seminaries in the Southern Asia Pacific Division Tertiary
    "Pastoral education in Southeast Asian Adventist colleges varies widely from one country to another. This variation needs to be minimized, perhaps by sharing ideas and developing a common curricular base. Since spiritual leaders need certain characteristics...

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    Still a Teen, Already a Mother - Understanding the Teen Motherhood Phenomenon Through Photovoice Grade 11-Lifelong
    In the Philippines, the rate of teen motherhood is increasing. Hear from several mothers in this study, which used participatory action research and photovoice to "give voice to teen mothers so that stories of their past and present struggles, and their...

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    Strategic Planning - The Basic Steps Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "Strategic planning is an effective management tool that enables an organization to match its abilities with environmental opportunities at a point of optimal equilibrium. The analytic approach to planning must blend with the synthetic task of management....

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    Strategies to Curb the Tobacco Epidemic in the Philippines - Experiences from Other Countries Lifelong
    "The use of tobacco is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. The Philippines, which adopted legislation for curbing smoking in 2003, could learn effective strategies from the experiences of countries around the world that have had more years of...

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    Strengthening Education and Workplace Linkages - The E-Learning Challenge Tertiary
    "Globalization and technology have changed the role and function of today’s educational institutions. Educators need to understand the changes and adapt to them in order to provide students with the needed skills for today’s workplace.

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    Student Perceptions of the Effectiveness of Student Service in an Adventist College in the Philippines Tertiary
    This study aims to determine the student perceptions of the effectiveness of student services in one Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. A user satisfaction scale adapted by the researcher from the...

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    Suicide Mortality Among Students in South Korea - An Extended Discussion Grade 3-Tertiary
    "This paper extends discussion from a previous work examining the rise in rate of suicide in South Korea from 1985 to the present time, factors that have contributed to this occurrence, and possible solutions to this societal problem."

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    Symptomology of Academic Theft - Does It Matter If Students Steal? Grade 9-Tertiary
    "This action research was conducted at a science high school in Cagayan de Oro City to investigate students’ behavior on plagiarism and introduce an intervention strategy which was intended to curb, if not eradicate, academic plagiarism."

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    Syntactic Analysis Preference - How Filipinos Do with Globally-Ambiguous Sentences Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This qualitative-descriptive study determined whether Filipinos prefer the less computationally-demanding approach in processing isolated globally-ambiguous sentences through the garden-path principles. It also ascertained the significant difference...

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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...

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    Targeted Approaches for Vegetarian Nutrition Education Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "The health benefits of the vegetarian diet are recognized globally. Much of this understanding has come from studies showing that Seventh-day Adventists practicing a vegetarian lifestyle can live longer and healthier. The church recommends, but does...

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    Teacher Participating in Decision Making - A Comparative Study of School Leader and Teacher Perceptions in North Philippine Academies Grade 9-Grade 12
    "Shared decision making (SDM) has been identified as an essential element in successful educational reform. This study compared the perceptions of school leaders and teachers regarding actual and preferred faculty participation in decision making across...

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    Teachers and Principals Perceptions of Principals Leadership Effectiveness in Selected Adventist Schools in the Philippines Tertiary
    The literature on school leadership repeatedly refers to the need for effective leadership of principals. This small (n = 85) study investigated the perceptions of teachers’ and principals’ on leadership effectiveness of the principals in selected...

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    Teachers Perceptions of Preferred Teaching Strategies in a Faith-Based College Tertiary
    College teachers frequently have training in their subject area but not in the field of education, yet they spend much of their lives making educational decisions that affect learners. With schools beginning to pay more attention to teaching, this mixed method...

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    Teaching Aids in English Language Teaching in Zimbabwe - The Case of Gwanda District Grade 9-Tertiary
    "The study investigated teaching aids in English language instruction in secondary schools in Gwanda South District, Zimbabwe...Findings showed that teachers in secondary schools rarely use teaching aids when teaching the English language."

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    Teaching Deep Learning in Asia Tertiary
    "A concern of educators today is the achievement of high quality learning outcomes in academic courses. These learning outcomes include, among other attributes and competencies, good technical, analytical, communicative, evaluative, problem solving, life-long...

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    Teaching ESOL Listening and Speaking Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article covers “techniques designed to help adult learners gain proficiency in listening comprehension, retention, pronunciation, and fluency.”

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    Teaching in Extreme Conditions - A Study of Refugee Teachers in Central Africa Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper briefly synthesizes the literature on refugee education around the world and especially in Central Africa. It then focuses on preliminary results of a recent study in a refugee camp in Central Africa. Based on the findings, the presentation...

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    Teaching with Integrity - A Focus on Higher Education Tertiary
    "Teaching in higher education includes lived experiences related to ethics and values. Though not widely written about, the theme of ethical practices is increasingly considered as critical in academia. Teachers, who are key gatekeepers of knowledge,...

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    That God May Know My Integrity Tertiary-Lifelong
    “This article, through a cursory review of the literature, considers historical developments in the ongoing debate between the quantitative and qualitative worlds of research as they pertain to ethics and integrity in research.”

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    The Burden of the Teacher Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "The burden of the teacher is to show students how ideas are connected to each other. This is more necessary than ever in today’s digital world. Teaching connectedness requires personal revelation as to values, priorities, and experiences on the...

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    The Challenge of Spirituality Assessment Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "The spiritual life of the Adventist school is important to the church. It is of vital concern to the board, administrator, faculty and staff. Spirituality is rooted in the Adventist philosophy of education as an essential element of what schools should...

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    The Culture of Sucessful Administrative Professionals in a Faith-Based Setting - An Ethnographic Case Study Lifelong
    “This study sought to determine the antecedents of successful administrative professionals working in different institutions of a faith-based organization in the Philippines.”

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    The Digital Divide After 20 Years - A Rural Philippine Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The digital divide is still a real concern in the developing world; however, strides are being made to overcome information technology gaps with the developed world. Given the changing patterns of technology usage, this study explores what the digital divide looks like today in a small, rural school community in the Philippines.

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    The Effects of Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education on the English Literacy of Children in Silang, Philippines Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "English proficiency has become equally vital for success in the global arena. With the implementation of Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) in the Philippines, the English literacy development of Filipinos may be adversely affected. This...

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    The Ethical Issue of Response Bias in Survey Data Collection and Its Solution Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper discusses response bias caused by unethical behavior of respondents in survey data collection, a fact that is usually not well emphasized in the existing literature. The unethical behavior of respondents can be handled by computing the Respondent...

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    The Financial Management Challenges on the Village Socio-Economic Development Tertiary
    "This study analyzes the socio-economic development status of six villages in the Arumeru District in relation to its financial management challenges and rural development strategies."

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    The Gospel as Holistic Mission - The Challenges of Contextualizing Relief and Development Lifelong
    "Contextualization of the gospel means that the gospel has not only been communicated but has also been understood, lived out, and has transformed individuals, and communities, as well as their culture. If we are to communicate the gospel message to other...

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    The Impact of English as a Global Language on Filipino Language Practices Tertiary
    "A country’s national language is a national treasure that should be preserved and passed on from generation to generation. In some multilingual contexts, as in the Philippines, the national language is evolving, being mixed with English (Francisco,...

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    The Impact of Epistemology on Approaches to the Study of Organizational Culture - Some Examples from Information Systems Lifelong
    "Organizational culture has been increasingly studied as a tool for management and business. Because of its complexity, however, results have not been easily quantified or compared. This paper suggests that the design of the research may very much affect the result of the study, and that different designs may be more appropriate for specific situations, based on the research question under study.

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    The Impact of Outsourcing and Brain Drain on Global Economic Equilibrium Lifelong
    "This paper presents the effects of outsourcing and brain drain that the researcher believes have an impact on the improvement of the global economy."

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    The Impact of Spirituality on Academic Performance Tertiary
    "Many studies have suggested that spirituality has a positive effect on academic performance. This small study reviews literature on performance and spirituality, and compares students’ attributions of the causes of their academic success or failure...

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    The Importance of Theoretical Comprehension for Nursing Students' Clinical Competence Tertiary
    "In nursing education, theory and practice are always linked because, in clinical practice, students have to apply the theory that they learn in the classroom. Students make clinical judgments based on scientific knowledge, theory, laws, principles, and...

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    The Influence of Culture and Access to Health Care Delivery as Predictors of Health Behaviors Among Malaysians of Different Cultural Backgrounds Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This cross-sectional study aimed at finding the influence of culture and delivery of health care as predictors of health behavior (such as diet, physical activity, sleeping and smoking) among Malaysians."

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    The Influence of Religion on Attitudes and Protective Practices Against the Risk of HIV/AIDS in Peruvian Private Schools Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The 6th of the 8 United Nations Millennium Development Goals is to combat HIV/AIDS, which affects the fulfillment of 4 other goals. Combating HIV/AIDS depends on effective sex education and the care of AIDS patients across countries, cultures, and all...

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    The Influence of Selected Factors on Religious Knowledge, Attitudes and Christian Practice Grade 9-Grade 12
    "This study investigated the perceptions of grades 9 and 10 students (N=124) in a Seventh-day Adventist boarding Academy in the Philippines in relation to the degree of strength they perceived various socio-religious variables (Home, Church Program, Bible...

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    The Influence of Teenager Computer Usage on Their Academics and Spirituality Grade 7-Grade 12
    "The study investigated the influence of technology usage on students’ academic performance and spirituality. A total of 166 respondents participated in this study from three different schools in the Philippines. Respondents answered a spirituality questionnaire and detailed the time they spent on technology usage. Results showed that there was no direct significant relation between technology usage and academic performance; however, computer ownership did have a significant negative impact on student grades.

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    The Integration of Values and Business (IVB) in SDA Organizations in the Metro Manila Area - An Observation Lifelong
    "Often business is taken for granted, even by SDA administrators. The integration of values and business is not dealt with in a practical and systematic manner. The inclusion of SDA values, while commendable, is not enough. What is called for is the actual...

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    The Integration of Values and Learning - An Application to Accounting Tertiary
    Foster proposes a construct that will help accounting teachers in SDA schools of higher education begin integrating values and learning. New ideas are also proposed to those who have already begun.

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    The International Labor Organisation Definition of Decent Work - Implications for the Well-being of Families in the Philippines Lifelong
    "An Action Program for Decent Work was launched in the Philippines in May, 2002, by the International Labour Organization (ILO). Conditions of freedom, equity, security and human dignity are foundational to the performance of decent work. Poverty alleviation...

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    The Life and Religious Beliefs of the Iraya Katutubo - Implications for Christian Mission Grade 9-Lifelong
    "This qualitative study focuses on the understanding of the traditional religious beliefs and their impact on the Iraya Katutubo of Occidental Mindoro. It explores how Christian beliefs have affected their lives. Selected indigenous adults were interviewed...

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    The Nature of Management Dilemmas Used as Academic Projects in Higher Education Tertiary
    "This study investigated the management dilemmas of 53 business executives, the resolution of which were critical to the sustainable growth of their companies. These dilemmas provided internship project opportunities for graduate management students....

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    The Performance of Trilogy Functions of Higher Education of Selected NOCEI-member HEIs in the CALABARZON Provinces Tertiary
    "Often the three functions of the trilogy of higher education, which consist of teaching, research and community service, are not assigned equal merit. The priority for performance is only given to teaching, and to a certain extent to research efforts,...

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    The Relationship Between Research Knowledge and Research Output for College Faculty - An Asian Case Study Tertiary
    "Faculty participation in research is of increasing importance in institutions of higher education worldwide. A growing literature is springing up that explores faculty research output and ways of increasing it. This small (n = 71) study done at an international...

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    The Relationship Between Student Religiosity, Integration of Faith and Learning and Selected Congregational and Family Factors Tertiary
    "An investigation of the relationships among students’ perceptions of selected congregational and family factors of adolescent religiosity, Integration of Faith and Learning (IFL), and student religiosity. The respondents were 374 students in SDA...

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    The Role of Academia in the Economic Development of Nations Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The reasons behind the complexity of economic development are important for academics to understand if they are to effect change or contribute to economic development."

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    The Role of Christian Parents in Influencing Children - Perspectives on Faith Integration 0-2 years-Grade 12
    "The integration of faith and learning as it relates to parents raising Christian children. How their role changes over time, and how they can work with the school and the church to support faith development in children at each stage. A model is proposed...

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    The Role of Values in Building Brand Equity - A Case Study Grade 9-Grade 12
    "Adventist education is based on the premise that the 'work of education and the work of redemption are one' (White, 1952, p. 30). At Hiroshima San Iku Gakuin, an Adventist High School in Japan, about 30% of the students are not Seventh-day Adventists...

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    The Seven-Step Model (7SM) - An Alternative Health Behavior Change Model for the General Public Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The major causes of death in the world are heart attack, stroke, and cancer. The main contributing factors for chronic diseases complications are unhealthy behaviors; so, health behavior change has become imperative in the world today. There are several...

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    The Shifting Future of Qualitative Research Tertiary-Lifelong
    What emerging trends will affect the future of qualitative research? This article discusses several, as well as their implications, problems, and opportunities.

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    The Small Group - Connected for Wellness and Success in Adventist Higher Education Tertiary
    "Adventist education emphasizes a balanced, holistic preparation for life in varied careers and fields of study. It stresses the need for physical, mental, social, and spiritual growth, as well as health and wellness as a basis for successful living....

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    The Socio-Pragmatic Role of Songs in the L2 Classroom Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "In recent years, the field of second language acquisition has highlighted the teaching of culture, emphasizing that culture and language influence each other. In this relationship, songs are one expression of culture. As such, they are worthy to be included...

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    The Spiritual Experience of Adventist Students - The Case of Newbold College Tertiary
    Twenty in-depth interviews were conducted among a randomly selected sample of students at Newbold College, Bracknell, England. All of them were between 18 and 21 years of age and came from European countries. The purpose of this project was to investigate...

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    The Synergy of Building up Brand Equity - A Perception of the AIIAS Experience Tertiary-Lifelong
    This study dealt with how AIIAS brand identity has developed into a perceived corporate reputation by taking into consideration the critical success factors of its development. Expressing this synergistic interaction mathematically, R = f (B + BC + P); where...

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    The Theo-Scriptura Worldview - A Viable Option for 21st-century Educators Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "High performance, high spirituality, and even the magnanimity of the moving targets of excellence or quality are all largely dependent upon the mindsets of the human resources and the well-aligned system. Mindsets can be equated with worldviews. To...

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    Theoretical Contributions of Graduate Research - An Investigative Study in the Philippines Tertiary
    "The purpose of this study was to determine the level of theoretical contribution present in the dissertations and theses of the education and business departments of a private institution of higher education in the Philippines."

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    Transfer of Learning - Where Have We Failed? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Good teaching entails a variety of factors working together, interdependently, to ensure and enhance the learning of students. It is also true that good teachers make good students. Teachers who take the time and effort to deliberately effect positive...

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    What, Precisely, is Corporate Strategy? Grade 1-Tertiary
    "Individuals can hold quite different opinions on the best way to go forward, on the best way to increase the effectiveness of their organizations. Their opinions are likely to be embedded in a rich social context, shaped in part by their education, personality,...

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    Which Program to be Elaborated in Order to Teach Character to Rwandan Children After Genocide Grade 1-Grade 12
    "The legacy of the civil war and genocide in Rwanda includes many orphans and thousands of children who have experienced untold horrors. These children are the future leaders of the country, but many are homeless and living in extreme poverty. The trauma...

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    Who R U? Seventh-day Adventist Identity in a Global Context Lifelong
    This article "lays out and explains the major features of Adventism and Church structure."

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    Women Presidents in Philippine Higher Education - Their Personal and Professional Journeys Tertiary
    "Women leadership is still a rare phenomenon though women have slowly but steadily gained access into leadership positions even of male-dominated disciplines and institutions. Through the phenomenological design and guided by Gottfredson’s (1981)...

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    Writing with Integrity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Writing is not merely a form of sharing what we have learned; the writing process actually helps us learn. It also helps us better understand what we know. Writing is really about thinking, not about production. Language skills support good thinking...

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    You Will Learn It or I Will Teach You Tertiary
    "Higher education has experienced a paradigm shift away from teaching and toward learning. This focuses on students, and defines learning as 'significant long-term changes in knowledge, understanding, skills and attitudes or beliefs.' This focus calls...

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    Young Peoples Concepts of Personal Spirituality Grade 9-Tertiary
    This qualitative study seeks to understand spirituality from the point of view of young people, and to portray their personal spiritual life and experiences. This study was done in Asia with eleven young people (ages 15-20) who were born into Adventist homes....

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    Communication Literacy in Doctoral Research Supervision Tertiary
    "Doctoral supervision has become an important research focus as universities face accountability, quality assurance, and financial pressures. Using a correlational—explanatory and predictive—design, this study investigated the relationships...

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    Community Cancer Assessment in Hinkley California, 1988-1993 Updated September 25, 2000 Lifelong
    "This study was undertaken in an attempt to substantiate claims of increased cancer prevalence in an area that had experienced industrial practices which were known to be harmful. In a highly publicized case, some residents were awarded settlements from...

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    Couples' Experiences and Perspectives on Interracial Marriage - A Phenomenological Study Among Adventists Tertiary
    "Today’s world is often defined as a world without borders, or a global village. The distance between countries and continents seems to get shorter with the innovation of faster means of transportation and telecommunication. This new reality has...

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    Course Outlines and Assessment in Higher Education - An Analysis of AIIAS Course Description Contents 2001-2004 Tertiary
    "Clear documentation of goals, content, outcomes and associated assessment procedures has become a critical part of higher education policy and practice. An analysis of the course outlines provided by the faculty of one institution over the period from...

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    Creating Educational Partnership Between School, Family, and Community Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "The process of education is enhanced when school, family, and community collaborate. Specifically, such collaborative efforts contribute to increased student achievement. This article focuses on how the above three levels of collaboration work. Epstein’s model of partnership is suggested as a practical framework for improved partnership. The application of this multi-dimensional model has helped to close the gap between schools and communities.

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    Creating Equality in Testing Student with English as a Second Language Grade 4-Grade 8
    Is there a significant difference between “English as a Second Language” (ESL) students’ rankings of their multiple intelligences on a written test in English, and their ranking of the same intelligences on a pictorial test? When considered...

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    D.A.M.S. - Introduction to a Disruptive Aging Paradigm for Strengthening Longevity and Improving Quality of Life Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Starting with the gloomy picture of the aging process as penned by Solomon in Ecclesiastes 12, this theoretical paper challenges commonly held beliefs based on life expectancy tables that the last decade of a senior’s life is destined to be...

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    Deconstructing Myths in Qualitative Research Tertiary-Lifelong
    What emerging trends will affect the future of qualitative research? This article discusses several, as well as their implications, problems, and opportunities.

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    Designing Learning Modules for Online Courses - The 5-WH Approach Tertiary
    "More and more educators today are joining online teaching with little or no instructional design training. Challenges have been reported in in many regions around the world. In addition, time constraints present another challenge because of the many...

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    Diet and Academic Performance Grade 9-Lifelong
    "The purpose of this study was to collect quantitative data that would affirm or reject the researcher’s null hypothesis of there being no association between a person’s diet and his or her subsequent academic performance."

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    Discerning Shapes, Reading Words Like Faces - The Current Science of Literacy and its Implications for Low-Income Countries Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Despite much donor investment in low-income countries, student populations may fail to learn even the first steps of literacy. To some extent this may be due to teaching materials and methods that were developed for high-income students who get more...

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    Economic Wealth and Education - A Global Comparison Tertiary
    "Poverty has long been associated with lower levels of school achievement within developed nations, as well as across nations. The level of economic wealth of a nation has also been found to be correlated with many aspects relating to education: funding, access,...

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    Economic Wealth and Educational Issues - An International Comparison Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "Poverty has long been associated with lower levels of school achievement within developed nation, as well as across nations. The level of economic wealth of a nation has also been found to be correlated with many aspects relating to education: funding,...

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    Educational Backgrounds and Youth Criminality in Nigeria Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Mismanagement and recurring strikes in the Nigerian educational sector have institutionalized a legacy of intellectual poverty and criminality among youth. Unchecked persistent strikes have led to progressive deterioration in infrastructure and academic...

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    Effects of Teaching Methods and Students' Attitude on Academic Performance Tertiary
    "This study explored the effects of teaching methods in business instruction and students’ attitude toward the class on students’ academic performance. The respondents were 135 college students from an Indonesian university. Both the experimental...

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    Ellen White and the Harmonious Development Concept Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "Ellen G. White (1827-1915), a founder of the Adventist educational system, defines education as 'the harmonious development of the physical, mental, and the spiritual powers' (Ed 13). This 'harmonious development' phrase has, in fact, become a motto...

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    Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace Lifelong
    "Emotional intelligence is a concept which originated relatively recently, and which has held the focus of the research community up until today. Most useful in the workplace environment, EQ can explain why some leaders prosper and others do not. EQ can...

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    Ending up Ahead - The Case Study of a Highly Able Hispanic Student Grade 9-Grade 12
    "This case study focuses on Juan, a highly-able Hispanic student. At the time of the study, Juan had lived for approximately fourteen months in the United States, and was enrolled in ninth grade at the public high school of a small town in Virginia. Previously,...

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    Escaping Tunnel Vision - Wider Horizons in Strategic Planning Kindergarten-Tertiary
    In this article, the author examines vision-oriented strategic planning. He presents the classical view of strategic planning and the ideal vision. He discusses macroplanning and how to identify and define an ideal vision. Based on the ideal vision, strategic...

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    Experiences with Service-Learning as Perceived by Students, Faculty, and Community Partners Involved with the Master of Public Health Program at the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies Tertiary
    "Service-learning on a voluntary basis as well as being a requirement for a degree has a positive impact on learning. The AIIAS Department of Public Health (DPH) in the Philippines has conducted various community service activities in the communities...

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    External Productivity of the Off-Campus Master of Business Administration Program of the Philippines Christian University Dasmarinas Campus Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This study examines the productivity of a recently begun Master of Business Administration program. The findings provide support for a positive productivity index that shows that the program is economically attractive to its graduates."

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    Eyes That See and Ears That Hear - A Case for Qualitative Research Tertiary-Lifelong
    Vital to qualitative research are the researcher’s physical senses and mental perception skills. Find out more in this article, which "examines the importance and challenge of seeing, hearing, and portraying the world accurately through qualitative...

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    Facilitating Payments - Bribes or Tips? Suggestions for International Organizations Regarding Facilitating Payment Customs Tertiary-Lifelong
    "In many parts of the world, facilitating payments are expected before legitimate official services will be supplied in a timely manner. To avoid an obstacle course of dubious regulations and prevent troublesome delays, most individuals and organizations...

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    Factors Leading to Limited Faculty Publications in Philippine Higher Education Institutions Tertiary
    "Using content analysis as a design, this exploratory study is based on data from higher education faculty members of 3 different universities about the reasons they gave for having no or limited number of publications."

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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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    Faith Presence - How Students Live Faith in the Online Classroom Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Is it possible to instill faith through online education? Course materials, discussion transcripts, and written interviews of students in three fully online classes in a Christian graduate school, were examined to find out if students experience...

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    Family Life, Religion and Religious Practice in an Asian Adventist Context Lifelong
    "Awareness of the impact of societal change on family and marital satisfaction led to this study of the relationships between religious belief and practice, marital and family life satisfaction and events within respondents’ lives in Asian contexts....

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    Fostering Quality in Qualitative Research - A List of Practical Strategies Tertiary-Lifelong
    Recognizing that resistance to qualitative research study is often due to lack of knowledge, this article proposes a list of criteria to evaluate the quality of qualitative research papers, drawn from leading qualitative research texts.

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    Freedom and Constraints - A Glance at Adventist Educational Aims Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "Freedom, in a Christian context, can be a confusing term. Unlike the secular definition of freedom, which includes a lack of restraint, Christian freedom begins with a total surrender to God and His law. Rather than restricting freedom, however, the...

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    Giant Overall Mission/Vision Rediscovered in Church-Related Institutions Lifelong
    "Direction (defined as mission and vision) and motivation are among the top agendas of the 21st-century leaders. Where there is no direction, organizational suicide is certain and quality productivity is an impossibility. NASA's famous former mission...

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    Gifted Adolescents and the Balanced Family Concept Grade 1-Grade 12
    "Do factors in the family environment facilitate or impede adaptive coping responses in family members? Some theorists have warned that in some cases, relationships with parents may become a source of stress and conflict for adolescents. While the regulation...

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    Globalization and Christian Spirituality - Implications for Adventist Higher Education Institutions Tertiary
    "The influence of globalization on contemporary life cannot be overemphasized. Its effects have been greatly felt in the continuing quest to maintain an authentic Christian spirituality. Seventh-day Adventist leaders and educators at Adventist institutions...

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    Globalization and Discriminatory Practices Against Trans-women in the Philippines Tertiary
    "Being trans-gender, specifically trans-woman still comes with a stigma attached even though it is reported that an estimated 9 to 9.5 million trans-gender people live in the Asia-Pacific region, with the majority being trans-women, according to a UNDP...

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    Globalization and Self-Perception of Women of Asian and African Descent Tertiary
    "There is an increasing tendency for some races to adopt values that are foreign and may be detrimental to their self-esteem and indigenous or ethnic identities. This research studies the relationship between globalization and the way women of Asian and...

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    Graduate Studies in the Philippines - Past and Future Tertiary
    This article is a paper presented to an AIIAS School of Graduate Studies forum on Quality in Higher Education. The presenter discussed the past, present and future of graduate studies in the Philippines.

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    Group Investigation - How Does It Work? Tertiary
    "This qualitative study describes events and perceptions about the Group Investigation (GI) model of teaching, as experienced by students in a doctoral class on Program Evaluation. Individual interviews and observations were used to gather data from ten...

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    Health and Disease Trends in Low Income Economies - Can We Escape the Double Burden of Disease? Lifelong
    "Demographic transitions can explain public health phenomena and predict the types of health problems countries will experience. Developing countries are suffering from infectious diseases which kill a disproportionate number of children, but at the same...

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    How Managers Judge Whether or Not They Want To Report A Peer's Unethical Behavior Lifelong
    "Peer reporting is becoming an important mechanism to control unethical behavior within an organization. This study examined the effect of ethical judgment on peer reporting. The results show that an individual’s ethical ideology (Idealism) significantly...

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    Impact of the 1000 Missionary Movement Training Program on the Spirituality of the Trainees Lifelong
    "Some people question whether missionary training programs, particularly those focused on a relatively abbreviated term of mission service, have an impact on the spiritual lives of the trainees. One such training program is the '1000 Missionary Movement,'...

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    Implementation of the Anti - Human Trafficking Law in Cebu City, Philippines Tertiary
    "This study investigated the extent of implementation of the 'Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act' under the Philippine Republic Act 9208 in Cebu City during the period of 2010-2011. The paper analyzed the various advocacy campaigns and rescue operations done...

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    Improving Students' Mathematical Thinking Grade 1-Tertiary
    "Mathematical thinking is understood and appreciated in academic circles. Such thinking differs from thinking in other subjects in its vocabulary, symbols, and grammar. It requires working with multiple solutions and problem generation by thinking across...

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    In Cathy's Classroom - Creating Community in a Multi-ethnic Classroom Grade 1-Grade 8
    "Forming close-knit relationships in a multi-ethnic classroom is a challenge faced by an increasing number of teachers in a shrinking world. Every young child wants to (and needs to) feel that they belong. A bright-eyed fourth grader, Anna, stated during...

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    Infectious Greed - The Creeping Compromise Tertiary
    "The recent rash of financial scandals fueled by what Alan Greenspan calls 'infectious greed' has made the term business ethics seem like an oxymoron. But scandals are not new to business and greed dates back to the beginning of time. What is new is the...

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    INFO Editorial: A Global Perspective Tertiary
    A culture of research is thriving at AIIAS and around the world. This issue of International Forum is the largest in years. Articles include: Academic Dishonesty...

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    INFO Editorial: Abundant Living Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Graduate School Forum was held January 28-30, 2010 on the AIIAS campus, with the theme Abundant Living. Papers based on some of the major presentations from this 3-day conference are published in this issue of International Forum. Presenters...

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    INFO Editorial: Aloha Tertiary
    All articles in this issue focus on the teacher, although the issue does not have an overall theme. One article explores the integration of values and learning, while the other two articles examine the organizational commitment of teachers. Articles...

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    INFO Editorial: April 2003 Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "This issue of the Forum discusses various ethical issues which are relevant in today’s world...The articles in this series contain questions for which there are no easy answers. These are questions worth asking, but the answers are far beyond the...

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    INFO Editorial: April 2004 Grade 1-Tertiary
    This special issue of the International Forum is predominantly made up of major articles by graduate students. From integrating faith and learning in the Biology classroom to comparing faith development in children from various home backgrounds, to studying...

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    INFO Editorial: April 2006 Kindergarten-Tertiary
    This issue is devoted to an exploration of spiritual issues, particularly as they relate to Education. The articles address various aspects of spirituality, which is inevitably multifaceted and complex. Articles in this issue include: The...

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    INFO Editorial: Building Corporate Identity in a Changing World Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Building Corporate Identity in a Changing World was the theme of the Graduate School Research Forum held in January of 2011. This Forum provided opportunities for participants to look into the history and track record of different institutions, and to...

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    INFO Editorial: Change, Chaos, and Resilience - Thriving in a Turbulent World Tertiary
    "Ever-evolving technologies, wars, emerging national alliances, changing currencies, redefinitions of what constitutes the family, revolutions on religious fronts, and a myriad of other factors have made turbulence a way of life. Whether positive or negative,...

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    INFO Editorial: Christian Organizations Lifelong
    "This issue of the International Forum Journal focuses on some current concerns facing international Christian organizations. There is within Christianity today a growing realization that our centuries-old message needs to find new means of expression....

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    Info Editorial: Collaboration and Teamwork Tertiary
    Wa-Mbaleka explains how the articles in this issue " discuss different facets of collaboration and teamwork." Articles in this issue include: Journeys...

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    INFO Editorial: Concerns of the 21st Century Tertiary-Lifelong
    "While globalization has brought quite some benefits to the world population in general, it has raised concerns especially in this new century...The eight articles in this issue address a broad range of concerns." Titles are as follows: The...

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    INFO Editorial: Connectedness - Human Relations, Learning, & Wellness Tertiary-Lifelong
    This issue "is a compilation of six articles that try to make a significant contribution to the theme of connectedness in business, education, and public health."

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    INFO Editorial: Contemporary Literacies - Life Skills for Professionals Tertiary
    Based on a three-day research conference with the same title, the articles in this issue discuss some of the concerns relating to contemporary literacies, especially as they relate to higher education. What skills do you need to be literate in the 21st century?...

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    INFO Editorial: Developing Workplace Intelligences - 2003 Lifelong
    Health is one of the fundamental needs of humanity. As we consider health issues, particularly in developing countries, we find them to be inextricably linked to educational and financial issues. This issue focuses on health issues. Education is a solution...

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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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    INFO Editorial: Ethical Issues in Higher Education Tertiary
    "This issue of International Forum deals with some of the issues that touch the lives of international educators and the students they teach. How can we deal ethically with corrupt systems? What is our role in ethics education as educators in varying...

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    INFO Editorial: Evolving Organizational Contexts Tertiary-Lifelong
    A big part of the changes in society have been fueled by developments in information and communication technology (ICT). These changes in society and the way it operates are the driving force behind this issue of the InFo Journal.

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    INFO Editorial: Forum Tertiary
    In this editorial, Julian Melgosa introduces the reader to this issue of InFo, which features presentations from the AIIAS School of Graduate Studies forum on Quality in Higher Education. The intention of this issue is to present InFo readers with an account...

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    INFO Editorial: Foundations Grade 1-Tertiary
    In this editorial, the editor tells the story of a house being built on a former garbage dump. Just like a house must have a foundation, education must have a foundation. Unless a conscious effort is made to avoid doing so, we too may be building upon garbage....

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    INFO Editorial: Globalization and Its Impact on Education, Economy, and Language Tertiary
    "The current issue of the journal analyzes the impact of globalization from the perspectives of economics, education, and language. While the word 'globalization' always seems to focus more on economics than other fields, it is time to look at its other...

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    INFO Editorial: Globalization, Ethics, and Higher Education Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The world is becoming increasingly complex and interdependent. What happens in Costa Rica affects people in Kenya, and what happens in the Philippines affects people who live in China (and vice versa) in ways that it never did in years past. The concept...

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    INFO Editorial: Higher Education Tertiary
    Knowing that understanding the questions is the first step to finding the answers, this issue is dedicated to exploring the following current themes being discussed within higher education in the Asia-Pacific region today: 1. What are we really teaching? 2....

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    INFO Editorial: Higher Education Empowering Development Tertiary
    The AIIAS School of Graduate Studies Forum, held November 16-18, 2006, and sponsored specifically by the Department of Public Health, focused on the supporting role that academia should have in assisting development and developing countries. Presentations...

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    INFO Editorial: Improving Higher Education Tertiary
    "Acknowledging professional preparation of students as the common purpose institutions and educators share, and the dimensions of the integrative task this requires, the Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies through the School of Graduate...

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    INFO Editorial: Inflation Tertiary-Lifelong
    The purpose of this editorial is not to analyze all of the forces underlying economic inflation or its implications. The editor asks the following question, "If there is such a thing as inflation in the economic realm, could there be something similar...

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    INFO Editorial: International Business Themes Tertiary-Lifelong
    The articles in this issue focus on themes of international concern, mostly related to business.

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    INFO Editorial: New Beginnings Grade 1-Lifelong
    In this editorial, Henry Foster introduces the new scholarly journal "International Forum (INFO)", sponsored by the School of Graduate Studies at the Adventist Institute of Advanced Studies (AIIAS). In an age where information is generated and dispensed...

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    INFO Editorial: Qualitative Research Kindergarten-Tertiary
    It is generally agreed that the hallmark of a quality educational institution is its record of research. The principles of the "scientific method" when applied to academic questions produce two basic research paradigms – quantitative and qualitative....

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    INFO Editorial: Qualitative Research Tertiary-Lifelong
    As with many good things, the increase of qualitative research around the world brings both excitement and challenge. In his editorial, Safary Wa-Mbaleka previews the articles in this issue: The...

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    INFO Editorial: Qualitative Research, Education and Health Tertiary-Lifelong
    In this editorial, Wa-Mbaleka, explains the role of qualitative research in this issue of International Forum. Articles include: That God May Know My Integrity

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    INFO Editorial: Quest for Quality - Research and Practice Tertiary
    "The exponential increase of knowledge is beyond imagination. Technological advancement has contributed even more significantly to this important growth. Knowledge that used to be less accessible to the public is now in reach of most people, all around...

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    INFO Editorial: Researching our Own Community Grade 1-Tertiary
    "This Forum issue is a look at unique environments in the communities that surround AIIAS, that can help us better understand where our students, clients, and community members are coming from. No matter what line of work we find ourselves in, this type...

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    INFO Editorial: Successful Learning Tertiary-Lifelong
    In this editorial, Wa-Mbaleka, describes how this issue of International Forum focuses on three factors of successful learning: emotional support, linguistic competence, and academic support. Articles in this issue include: A...

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    INFO Editorial: Sustainable Reform in the Developing World Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The articles in this issue were selected from presentations at a 3-day Research Forum that was held on the AIIAS campus December 1-3, 2011. The majority of the articles in this issue have to do with education as the avenue to sustainable development." Article...

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    INFO Editorial: The Way We Teach Tertiary
    This issue looks at the way we teach. It focuses on Asian concerns; however, most of these themes are also of interest elsewhere in the world. Articles in this issue include: Teaching...

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    INFO Editorial: Values and Ethics Grade 1-Lifelong
    The articles in this issue discuss both values and value creation in a variety of disciplines. The authors examine values in a service-learning program within a Master’s in Public Health degree, education, and information technology. Values questions...

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    Information Technology and Value Creation Lifelong
    "Information Technology (IT) has revolutionized the way business is done around the world. But the question remains, who benefits from IT? Does using IT create value for an organization? The answers discussed include the idea that it is the consumer who gains the most.

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    Instructional Design Foundations of Online Education Tertiary
    "It is becoming a common practice today for educational leaders to check job applicants’ experience with online teaching as they consider names for a new faculty position. Conversely, less attention is placed on what type of online teaching training these job applicants received.

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    Integrating Faith and Learning in Distance Education in the Ghanaian Context Grade 1-Grade 9
    "This paper synthesizes the philosophy of Adventist education, defines distance education, and recommends ways to integrate faith and learning among distance education students to provide an opportunity for them to accept Jesus as their personal Savior...

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    Integration of Faith and Learning in the ESOL Classroom Tertiary-Lifelong
    “In Christian higher education, the integration of faith and learning is of paramount importance, as professors and students approach teaching and learning within a Christian worldview. The classroom where English is learned as a second language (L2)...

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    Intellectual Property and Copyright - The Effects Upon Education and Information Availability in Developing Countries Grade 1-Tertiary
    "Rapid growth in electronic document exchange has pushed copyright law into the international arena where diplomats debate its purpose and usefulness across the spectrum of developed/developing countries. Quite apart from the debates, however, educators...

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    Intelligence Quotient, College Major, School of Origin, and Academic Performance of Master's in Business Administration Students Tertiary
    "This study intended to find out whether IQ, College Major, and School of Origin significantly contribute to superior performance of students in the Master in Business Administration (MBA) program. Data was taken from 40 respondents who had graduated...

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    Journeys From Grief to Hope - Visual and Verbal Voices of Post-Yolanda Youth Grade 9-Tertiary
    Using photovoice, this study explores the experiences of selected secondary students after super typhoon Yolanda ravaged their home area in Central Philippines.

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    Knowledge Creation and Sharing Practices Model For Extension Offices - The De La Salle University-Dasmariñas Experience Lifelong
    The resulting framework "may be used by other higher educational institutions in helping extension offices analyze its own knowledge creation and sharing practices."

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    Knowledge Management and its Applicability to Higher Educational Institutions Tertiary
    "Knowledge management is a critical element that many business organizations are using to gain competitive advantage today. The rapid changes happening in the business setting demand that businesses employ knowledge as a raw material for innovation and...

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    Knowledge Management, Soft TQM and Hard TQM, and Organizational Performance Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Today’s customers demand high-quality products, and companies need to enhance their performance and be more innovative in order to meet customers’ needs. This study analyzed whether several management orientations combined could enhance organizational performance."

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    Language Learners and School Readiness - A Case Study of Two Korean Boys Kindergarten-Grade 1
    "Language learning and school readiness interact. Students who start first grade in a new language may experience readiness differently from what native speaker children experience. Beginning language learners will act differently in social and school...

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    Leadership Style, School Climate, and the Institutional Commitment of Teachers Grade 8-Grade 12
    "This study explored the relationships among principals' leadership style, school climate, and the organizational commitment of teachers in Seventh-day Adventist secondary schools in the Philippines. The organizational commitment model developed by Steers...

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    Leadership Styles of Information Technology Administrators in Selected Philippine Adventist Educational Institutions Tertiary
    "This study investigated the relationship between the Leadership Style of Information Technology (IT) administrators in selected Adventist colleges/universities in the Philippines, and the perception of the consumers about IT services. Significant differences...

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    Learning to Teach Adults - Principles of Adult Education in the Writings of Ellen White Tertiary
    "This paper examines the writings of Ellen White for the presence and application of several key adult education principles as identified by Malcolm Knowles. The practical application of these principles is then examined in the teaching of college English...

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    Learning to Think at Christian Universities - Philosophical Issues Tertiary
    "Critical thinking has not traditionally been a strength of Christian colleges. If we are to address this problem, we must examine the philosophical concerns about whether the goal of critical thinking is truly appropriate for Christian education, and...

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    Lessons Learned from Typhoon Washi - Saving the River as a Way to Healing Nature Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This study aimed to describe the experiences of survivors of Iligan City during the Typhoon Washi phenomenon, determine the lessons learned from their experiences, and propose strategic visions on saving the river and developing resiliency in facing disasters."

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    Lived Experiences of International Male Married Single Students Tertiary
    "The Republic of the Philippines is attracting more and more international students, especially in tertiary institutions. People have realized that the Philippines has high quality education at an affordable cost. Consequently, the increase in the population...

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    Lived Social Life Experiences of Female Elderly People Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Quality of life is now recognized as one of the new philosophies of health by the World Health Organization, especially among older people. Old age is a process that cannot be stopped but must be protected, promoted, and extended. As the aged population...

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    Managing Change - Concepts and Approaches Tertiary
    "The difficult challenge that always confronts higher education institutions in their efforts to innovate programs, policies, structure, culture, and the whole educational system as needed, prompted leaders and teachers to understand the basic concept...

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    Measuring Spirituality - Toward Developing an Instrument for Use in Adventist Schools Grade 8-Grade 12
    "Measuring spirituality is difficult and controversial. Some instruments that exist for this purpose are reviewed and found unsuitable. Therefore, the groundwork is laid for the development of an instrument suitable for self-assessing spirituality in...

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    Millennial Students in Higher Education - Changes Needed from Christian Teachers Tertiary
    "Millennial students learn differently compared with the previous generations, and this variation demands changes from Higher Education (HE) teachers. Even though many studies have offered suggestions for change, there is scarcity of research, specifically...

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    Moonlighting as a Growing Phenomenon - A Case Study of a Congolese Christian University Tertiary
    "Findings suggest that moonlighting occurs for financial reasons, as a hedging mechanism against the uncertainty of the future, as a way to take advantage of available opportunities, for networking, for improvement of professors’ intellectual...

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    Needs Assessment of Senior High School Mathematics Teachers in Teaching Statistics and Probability Grade 9-Grade 12
    Conducted in the Philippines, this descriptive research showed that although the studied high school teachers had content knowledge, they need additional training to effectively teach statistics and probability.

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    New Perspectives in Promoting a Healthy Lifestyle Grade 9-Tertiary
    "The dramatic increase in so-called chronic or “lifestyle-related” diseases in most countries today has become one of the greatest threats to our health. These major lifestyle-related diseases share common risk factors such as smoking, lack...

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    A Brief Ethnography on Philippine English Tertiary
    "The Philippines is a nation with a rich culture and heritage that reflects the indigenous diversity of the islands. Its present identity and unique features are not whimsical. They are mainly the result of a combination of events throughout its history....

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    A Case Study Examination of Emotional Competence in a Tween Male Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Especially of interest to teachers and parents of shy children, this case study’s data revealed three themes: built-in friendship, yes man, and invisible leader.

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    A Child's Spiritual World - A Qualitative Study Grade 4-Grade 12
    "Though much has been written about adolescent spirituality and how adults should deal with it, far less has been written by adolescents themselves, or by adults from the adolescent perspective. This study of four twelve-year-old girls takes the adolescent’s...

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    A Narrative Inquiry of One Female Married-Single - A Story of Loneliness and Isolation Tertiary
    "The Organization for Economic Cooperation (OECD, 2013) reported that, during the past three decades, there has been a steady rise in the number of international students studying outside their countries of citizenship. Those figures rose from 0.8 million...

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    A Study of the Health Status of Filipino Workers in Selected Seventh-day Adventist Institutions in the Philippines Lifelong
    "The Adventist health message is unique among religious groups. For that reason, Adventists have been part of many health studies in developed countries. This small study focuses on the health of Adventist employees in a developing country. Many of the...

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    A SWOT Analysis of Globalization in Adventist Higher Education Tertiary
    "This paper presents a SWOT Analysis of globalization on the Adventist network of higher education. Samples from each world region were selected for guided interviews to analyze the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of globalization...

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    A Wholeness Approach for the Adventist Health Message Tertiary-Lifelong
    Although the Adventist Health Message (AHM) is broad, often only certain aspects are shared. Learn to avoid this by reading Galvez’s article, which presents a “wholeness framework to the AHM promotion by pointing to the AHM foundation, purposes,...

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    Academic Dishonesty and Achievement Emotions Among International Students in Thailand Grade 9-Tertiary
    "The purpose of this study was to understand the association between academic dishonesty and achievement emotions. A survey was conducted among 129 international high school students. Results indicated that male students find academic dishonest behaviors...

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    Affective Teaching - A Place for Emotion in Classroom Learning Tertiary
    "Teaching and learning nearly always take place in a social context. Intellectual growth also brings about changes in the social and emotional facets of both teachers and students. Teaching and learning are greatly affected by the quality of relationships...

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    AIIAS Goals and Corporate Identity Study Tertiary
    "AIIAS exists to develop Christian leaders for service to the Church and society. As a faith-based educational institution its mission must reflect spiritual as well as academic concerns. Is AIIAS accomplishing that mission? This mixed methods study analyzed...

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    AIIAS INFO Journal Grade 1-Lifelong
    International Forum (INFO) is a multidisciplinary academic journal published biannually since 1998 by the AIIAS School of Graduate Studies. Archived online, download research reports, discussions of contemporary issues, instructional materials, and book reviews.

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    An Evaluation of Peer Review in US Graduate Research Courses Tertiary
    "The use of peer review is a valuable tool that can improve the quality of writing and the ability to work collaboratively in a learning community. This paper investigates the use of the peer review process in research methodology courses on the graduate...

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    Analysis of Some Influences on Literacy as Observed by Facilitators of Literacy in Cambodia Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Cambodia is a country that lags behind many of its neighbors in literacy. Seventh-day Adventist church workers have found that offering adult literacy classes is one good way to introduce Buddhists to Christianity. Many of the literacy students are actually...

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    Appreciative Inquiry of Social Marketing Studies Between 2000 and 2009 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This study draws on appreciative inquiry to understand how [social marketing] practice can be improved using a positive interventionist approach."

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    Attitudes of Filipino Women Towards Body Weight in Children Lifelong
    This study focuses on identifying what body weights Filipino mothers in Silang, Cavite, consider desirable in children, and what their attitudes are toward children being overweight. A qualitative research design was chosen to assess personal attitudes.

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    Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls - A Cross-Case Study of the Global Financial Crisis and the Seventh-day Adventist Church Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Some researchers argue that the financial crisis in Europe and the United States (US) was triggered by ethical pitfalls, and that this crisis is now globally affecting developing countries." This paper has...

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    Barriers to Participation in Research for College Faculty Tertiary
    "Faculty research is of increasing importance in institutions of higher education worldwide, and a growing literature is springing up that explores faculty research output and ways of increasing it. This small study done at an international college in...

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    Biblical Perspectives on Health for the Contemporary World Lifelong
    "Perspectives on health from the Bible such as biblical anthropology and the laws of God, as a basis for health and disease dynamics, are receiving support from science. Biblical anthropology teaches that a human being is a whole person, with physical,...

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    Big Data, Education, and Social Responsibility Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper identifies education opportunities and challenges in the contemporary informational realm addressing certain issues related to big data. On the one hand, it can revolutionize academia by giving it a new life. On the other hand, it can be dangerous,...

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    Biochemical Research - An Indispensable Partner of Graduate Health Education Tertiary
    "Graduate health education is facing challenges for quality and global standards. The paper discusses the rationale and the strategies of how to face these challenges through instructional innovations and biomedical research. Conventional classroom instruction...

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    Breakfast for Academic Performance Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "Breakfast has long been shown to be an important part of a healthy lifestyle. But recent changes in society find ever larger numbers of individuals choosing not to eat in the morning. Studies show connections between breakfast eating and various aspects...

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    Business and Ethics Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This short article discusses the attempts taken to improve ethical behavior and presents several views about the outlook for business ethics in the 21st century."

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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."

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    Cellphone Addiction and Academic Stress Among University Students in Thailand Tertiary
    Cellphones abound on college campuses around the world, and so does stress! Is there a connection? Conducted in Thailand, this study's purpose was to "assess students’ perceptions of cellphone addiction and academic stress." Class, gender...

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    Challenges to the Teaching of Public Health Education in Asia Tertiary
    "The twenty-first century will bring major changes in the Asian health scene. Globalization and communication technology, changing disease epidemiology, increasing population and environmental degradation, and changing demographics, with more urban population...

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    Fisher-Buyer Trade Relations - An Oppressive Reality Tertiary-Lifelong
    Despite the abundance of marine resources in the Philippines, those doing the fishing live below the poverty line. "This study sought to understand the fisher-buyer trade relations and how they become problematic and favorable to the buyer."

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    Teaching and Assessing Language Skills Online Tertiary
    "This article explores strategies that can be used to effectively teach and assess the language skills of students in online language classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels."

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    The Sustainability of the Social Responsibility of Canaan Farmers’ Schools - A Comparative Case Study of South Korea and the Philippines Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This paper is about the impact of social responsibility of the instructional design (ID) of the Canaan Farmers’ School (CFS) in the South Korean society and the challenges of replicating the same impact in the Philippine society."

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    Acculturation of Children as Experienced by Foreign Mothers Studying in the Philippines Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "The Philippines, with its social-economic, political, and educational motivations, hosts a vast number of internationally accredited higher education institutions that attract many foreign students who relocate for study with their families...The...

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    Cheating During Examination - Inference on Human Capital Quality Grade 9-Grade 12
    "Anchored on personal value and social disorganization theory, this case study involving college sophomore, junior, and senior student-participants of a government school in Eastern Samar, Philippines who were purposively referred by their class adviser,...

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    Climate Change Advocacy through the Arts - The IMCC Kapagintaw Ethno-Rock Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This case study describes how the Kapagintaw Ethno-Rock Band of Iligan Medical Center College held lecture-concerts on climate change around major places in Mindanao, using traditional music and dance, while getting people to participate in the discussions...

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    Emergent Themes in Marketing Theory and Practice Literature from 1957 to 2015 - A Systematic Review Tertiary
    "It seems that though marketing graduates may be confident with their marketing theory foundations, they are not as confident about marketing practice imperatives. Such a gap obviously presents challenges for both marketing academics and practitioners...

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    Empowering Persons with Disabilities Through Training and Employment: A Case Study Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Empowering persons with disabilities (PWDs) involves ensuring their independence and self-reliance by creating job opportunities for them...This qualitative case study examined the effort of empowering PWDs through training and employment by 'Handcrafted...

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    NAD Colleges and Universities by Degree Tertiary-Lifelong
    Search Adventist colleges and universities in the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists by degree offered.

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    NAD Education Job Listings Preschool-Tertiary
    Current openings in Adventist educational institutions that are available to qualified candidates who reside in North America.

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    Sample NAD School Technology Plans Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This collection of technology plans represent samples and templates that may be adopted to meet the needs of individual Adventist schools in North America.

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    The Axiological Relevance of the Tumba-tumba Festival in Paoay, Ilocos Norte, Philippines Lifelong
    "This study explored the Tumba-tumba festival celebration of Paoay, Ilocos Norte in the Philippines. During the celebration, different huts are put up with altars inside them that have a lot of food offerings. The study explored the value and meaning...

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    Vocabulary Spelling City NAD Language Arts Word Lists Kindergarten-Lifelong
    VocabularySpellingCity is an excellent supplemental resource to your Pathways Vocabulary & Spelling curriculum. The site contains lists for Pathways Themes 1-9, found in the "Registered Teachers" box. This interactive educational web...

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    Wish to WISHCRAFT - A Peek into an Environmentally Friendly School Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "This qualitative case research probes WISHCRAFT, the recycling project of a private school in the Philippines that does not only help heal the earth, but also provides opportunities for quality education of its less privileged students."

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    Already Gone - Why Your Kids Will Quit Church and What You Can Do to Stop It Grade 6-Grade 12
    A study of 20-29 year olds who used to attend evangelical churches regularly, but have since quit, reveals shocking results. Chapter 7 includes thought provoking recommendations for parents, Christian educators, youth and senior pastors.

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    Board, Faculty, Community - Structure to Results Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2015 ASDASA presentation relating to school boards and a successful school business model gives "a fast paced overview of structural thinking leading to behavior change that leads to results. How do you define your WHY? How does that get you results?"...

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    Do We Need Adventist Lawyers? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Doukmetzian talks about the increasing amount of Adventist lawyers, and encourages a strong commitment to God for those considering law as a career.

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    Giving a Reason for our Hope Tertiary-Lifelong
    This essay serves to: (1) build an understanding of Bible-anchored apologetics as a valuable strategy for Christian witness; (2) examine the approach used by New Testament authors in explaining and defending core Christian beliefs; (3) outline the biblical...

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    In the Power Game, Love Wins Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Not only does the power of love mark Christ's life, but it imprints His followers as genuine disciples of the Lord of love. Intellectual brilliance, creativity, quick wit - all are sharp tools to be used in the service of Jesus. But they are effective...

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    Inter American Division Education webpage Preschool-Lifelong
    The Inter American Division's (IAD) education webpage includes a listing of IAD schools and colleges, code of ethics, manuals and other resources. Also available in French and Spanish.

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    Isaac Newton - Scientist, Theologian Grade 7-Tertiary
    "Isaac Newton (1642-1727), one of history’s foremost scientists was also a noted theologian."

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    Living Alone - The Experiences of Married Single Students in Higher Education Tertiary
    Regarding students who have elected to attend school alone while their spouses remain behind at home, "this phenomenological study explored the related decision-making process, effects on their families, impact of the students’ life abroad and their...

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    Prismatic View of Gender Power Relations at the Intersection in Linda Ty-Casper’s Ten Thousand Seeds Tertiary
    Gender relations in Ty-Casper’s novel are analyzed, with a focus on social factors and historical forces caused by colonization.

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    School Boards Can Improve Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This ASDASA 2015 session distinguishes between leading and managing as it clarifies the roles and responsibilities of effective boards. It prioritizes the importance of strategic planning and assessing the success of your school. Documents in the...

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    The Center Makes the Difference Tertiary-Lifelong
    Folkenberg talks about Copernicus showing that the earth was not the stationary center of the universe, the Great Controversy, and God being our center.

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    Waiting for Sex Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Is it possible in today's sex-saturated society for young adults who possess real sex drive and who are very much in love to put the brakes on physical affection? Most young adults have never set limits on their conduct, especially not their sexual conduct....

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    Week of Prayer Videos Kindergarten-Grade 12
    No budget for a special Week of Prayer speaker? Use these videos with 5 action packed video spiritual lessons geared to elementary or secondary students. Several are hosted by Randy Fischell, editor of Guide magazine. With high speed internet access, your...

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    Adventist Giving Patterns Tertiary
    A study commissioned by the North American Division of the General Conference aimed at examining the reasons behind the shift in giving patterns of Seventh-day Adventists over the course of the past 35 years. The study examines patterns of giving with regard...

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    Domestic Abuse Has No Excuse Tertiary
    Domestic Abuse cases often go unreported. There are several types of abuse and the statistics involved are frightening. The patterns and myths surrounding the violence of domestic abuse may shock you. If you are looking into reading about domestic abuse, this...

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    Duane Maynard Cady, M.D. - Dialogue with an Adventist physician and chair of the American Medical Association Grade 11-Tertiary
    Duane Maynard Cady, M.D., answers questions regarding his experience and involvement with his medical career and AMA (American Medical Association). He also discusses his mission and how he balances his spiritual life and busy schedule. Dr. Cady shares his...

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    In God's Good Time Grade 11-Lifelong
    As frustrating as it may be to wait to see where God's plan is taking our lives, we look back at his leading and see that in His time, things will turn out better then we could have ever imagined. Mary Wong tells of her experience and compares it to that of...

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    In Search of the True Lighted Path Grade 11-Lifelong
    Castro tells the amazing story of his spiritual journey. It all started with a box of his father's old papers and continued with several interesting twists and turns to bring him to the point of baptism in an Adventist church. He is living for Christ and inspiring...

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    Info Editorial: Diversity Tertiary
    As seen in the qualitative research papers, variety of topics, and authors from different institutions, regions of the world and academic backgrounds, this issue of International Forum is characterized by diversity. Articles include: Living...

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    Lidija Odorčić - Dialogue with an Adventist Family Doctor in Slovenia Grade 10-Lifelong
    It's amazing the impact that two people can have among two million. A pediatrician tells about her family, how she got into medical school, what happened after that and many incredible experiences in her life.

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    Natural Disasters - Acts of God or Acts of Satan? Tertiary-Lifelong
    If you have wondered about the underlying agent behind natural disasters and are looking for an Adventist viewpoint, this article may present an interesting perspective. Douglass examines Bible prophecy, and considers the differences between Satan's role and...

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    Philosophy and Education - An Introduction in Christian Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    George Knight examines the nature of philosophy and education, philosophic issues in education, traditional and modern philosophies and education, the postmodern impulse, contemporary theories of education, analytic philosophy, the necessity of building a...

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    What is the meaning of kinds in Genesis? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Gibson answers four creation science questions: What does "according to their kinds" mean? Does the reference to "kinds" indicate that the created "kinds" could not change, but were fixed? Can species change so much that new species...

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    What's This Thing Called Love? Tertiary
    The question of true love conquering all, ways love is strange, and an up close and personal look at males and females is only the beginning of topics covered in this article. It gives examples that young adults will identify with. It concludes with 'A Love...

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    Your Health is in Your Hands Tertiary-Lifelong
    Want some tips on how to take better care of yourself? This article gives you 10 global risk factors to human health, what you can do to reduce or eliminate risks, and interventions to increase wellness in your life.

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    JAE Editorial: Anchored in Hope Kindergarten-Lifelong
    McGarrell explores the concept of hope, its impact, and how to remain hopeful in trying times. Additional titles in this issue include: The Church School: Where Churches...

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    The Church School - Where Churches and Schools Collaborate in Mission Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Adapted from Dr. Moskala’s 2017 presentation at the LEAD Conference in Slovenia, this article involving pastor and school collaboration "shares a vision for the revitalizing of Adventist education by proposing to do things differently."

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    ​Thirty Years of Research on the Impact of Adventist Schools on Students Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "This article reviews key findings of several landmark studies on the impact of Adventist education on Adventist students attending denominational schools, with the goal to inspire continuing research and further study."

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    A Shout Out about Teaching for Artistic Behaviour [TAB] Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Learn how TAB, a choice based art class model, can increase your students’ engagement and positive behavior.

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    College Students’ Perception of Family Influence Impacting their Health and Lifestyle Tertiary
    The purpose of this cross-sectional, non-experimental study was to determine the level of influence college students perceived their families having on their health and lifestyle.

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    Grow 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Vivid imagery in this reflective piece leads to the understanding that growth as a teacher, as well as in life, is limited only by yourself.

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    Independent Studies Endorse Superior Strategies for Teaching Reading and Spelling - Hilliard's Journey Kindergarten-Grade 6
    When students are learning to read, "the precise way in which the complex processes combine must be understood and demonstrated by teachers in order to identify their students’ needs and to teach most effectively. The activities initiated at...

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    NASA Sent Me to Space Camp - Alumnus Wins National Award for Mission to Make Science Fun Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Known for his hands-on approach, this science specialist makes sure his students know they are all capable scientists. A recent trip to space camp encouraged him to incorporate more problem-solving activities.

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    Promoting Visible Learning through Using Graphic Organisers Grade 1-Tertiary
    Read how graphic organisers can be used to guide students’ deep thinking, in addition to serving as formative and summative assessments for teachers.

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    School Leadership Aspiration - Differences in Perception of Drivers and Barriers across Hierarchical Levels Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Why are fewer educators wishing to become school leaders? Using research, this article "describes the perceptions of respondents from three hierarchical levels within a faith-based education system as to the factors influencing their willingness or...

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    Successful, yet Aspiring to Improve Student Outcomes? Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Even great schools benefit from an intentional improvement plan. This article provides information about professional learning communities, as well as eight tips on implementing a school improvement program.

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    Teaching beyond Post-modernism in a Digitalised Society Grade 5-Tertiary
    "The rapid and exponential growth of the internet over the past 40 years has changed the nature of society. Indeed...the internet is our defining medium. This has implications for student learning and, consequently, teacher pedagogy."

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    Transforming Classroom Practice - Outdoor Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Learn how your school can "create a learning space that provides a retreat from the regular classroom and provides an environment where children can connect with learning and with God."

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    Traumatic Brain Injury - Informed Accommodation in the Classroom Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "This paper discusses traumatic brain injury (TBI) and the symptoms that affect a student emotionally, cognitively and socially after experiencing a TBI." It also "suggests effective strategies that teachers can use in their classroom when...

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    Valuing Early Career Teachers - Putting the Brakes on the Exodus Kindergarten-Tertiary
    New teacher turnover is an international concern. An Australian study provides data revealing that "the main drivers for teachers terminating their teaching career in the first few years are connected to work/life balance, the level of support from administration,...

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    Vogel Brothers - Big Hearts for Little People Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Two teacher brothers discuss how they chose the career, what they do to make their classrooms active and fun, how they integrate faith and learning, and what they tell students who are considering becoming teachers.

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    Digital Commons at Andrews University Grade 9-Tertiary
    Find research and creative scholarship, selected and deposited by the individual university departments and centers on the Andrews University campus. Types of content include faculty research, student scholarship, conferences, journals, books, research data,...

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    Research on Youth and the Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America Grade 9-Tertiary
    Studies in this annotated bibliography "reflect informal and academic research including Adventist youth in some aspect of ministry or service provided by the Adventist church within North America."

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    TEACH Editorial Vol 12 Issue 1: Neglected Epidemics Tertiary-Lifelong
    Writing of the "neglected epidemic" of Australia's high rate of perinatal deaths, Perry draws a parallel to the loss of youth from Christian belief. Additional articles in this issue include: Traumatic...

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    Adventist Millennial Study Grade 9-Tertiary
    Also titled Young Adult Study, this report contains the findings from a series of questions commissioned by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in a nationwide study of 18-29 year old Adventist constituents. In all, 488 online interviews were completed during...

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    Becoming Like Him - Guided Reading Worksheets Grade 7-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. Download 36 worksheets (with answer keys) designed to prompt careful reading of the lessons in the previous NAD Bible textbook for Grades 7...

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    Bible Correlation Guide - NAD Grades 5-8 Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this correlation guide to plan NAD curriculum standards-based lessons. For every indicator in the NAD...

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    Bible Curriculum Map Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. A chart outlining the sequence and number of weeks planned for 9 units of Bible lessons aligned to the NAD...

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    Bible Curriculum Map - Grade 5-6 Odd Year Overview Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. This overview shows Bible standards for each lesson spaced by a unit test. See additional maps for the even...

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    Bible Curriculum Map - Grade 7-8 Even Year Overview Grade 7-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. This overview shows Bible standards for each lesson spaced by a unit test. See additional maps for the odd...

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    Bible Curriculum Map - Grade 7-8 Odd Year Overview Grade 7-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. This overview shows Bible standards for each lesson spaced by a unit test. See additional maps for the even...

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    Bible Standard 1 Learning Map - Holy Scriptures Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 2 Learning Map - The Trinity Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 3 Learning Map - Great Controversy, Creation & Redemption Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 4 Learning Map - The Church and Its Mission Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 5 Learning Map - Spiritual Gifts Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding discovering...

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    Bible Standard 6 Learning Map - Abundant Life 1 Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 6 Learning Map - Abundant Life 2 Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 6 Learning Map - Abundant Life 3 Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 7 Learning Map - Christ our Advocate Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Standard 8 Learning Map - The End of Sin Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding Christ's...

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    Bible Standard 9 Learning Map - Death and Resurrection Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the outdated NAD Bible curriculum and curriculum guide, not the current standards or Encounter program. Use this SLM to teach Grade 5-8 Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion Curriculum standard regarding the...

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    Bible Tests for In the Beginning God... Grade 9-Grade 11
    NOTE: The textbook corresponding with this resource is part of the outdated NAD curriculum, not the Encounter program. Ready to use online tests for the NAD Bible textbook In the Beginning God..., as well as In the Footsteps of Paul...

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    Bible Unit Tests for Truth Unveiled & Becoming Like Him Grade 7-Grade 8
    NOTE: The textbook corresponding with this resource is part of the outdated NAD curriculum, not the Encounter program. Ready to use online tests for each unit of the NAD Bible textbooks, Truth Unveiled: God's Triumph and Becoming Like Him:...

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    Christ Our Life - Worksheets Grade 6-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. Download 36 teacher-created worksheets (with answer keys) designed to prompt careful reading of the lessons in the NAD Bible textbook for Grades...

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    Church Hierarchy Activity - His Story: In Our Time Grade 9-Grade 10
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. The activity could still be useful. This teacher-created activity, designed for the high school text His Story: In Our Time illustrates...

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    Cloze Exercises for Truth Unveiled Grade 6-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. One page worksheet for each of lessons 23-35 of the Truth Unveiled textbook, prompting careful reading of the text. Answer keys are...

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    Fruit of the Spirit - Dig Deeper Questions Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. Additional questions created to accompany the religion textbook, Fruit of the Spirit, formerly used in the North American Adventist...

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    Fruit of the Spirit Worksheets Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. Download 36 teacher-created worksheets with questions for use with the Adventist Bible textbook entitled Fruit of the Spirit. Each worksheet...

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    God's Grace - Christ Our Life WebQuest Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. This WebQuest corresponds with the Christ Our Life Bible curriculum. Tasks include designing a travel brochure and making a Prezi (a...

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    His Story: Just in Time - Sophomore Bible Unit 1 Grade 10
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. These PowerPoint presentations were created for Sophomore Bible, first semester, unit 1, lessons 1-20. They coordinate with the NAD Religion...

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    Informative Writing Lesson Plan for Multi-Grade Classrooms Grade 1-Grade 8
    Prepared by a small school teacher, this informative writing lesson plan is differentiated across the multi-grade classroom. Included for each grade level are key learning/common core connections, directions, and a rubric.

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    Memory Verse Audio for Bible Life Series 1: Belonging to His Family Grade 1-Grade 4
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. These are memory verse audio recording that match up with the texts in the former NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4. The theme Series...

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    Memory Verse Audio for Bible Life Series 2: Exploring His Power Grade 1-Grade 4
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. These are memory verse audio recordings that match up with the texts in the former NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4. This was the second...

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    Memory Verse Audio for Bible Life Series 3: Accepting His Plan Grade 1-Grade 4
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. These are memory verse audio recordings that match up with the texts in the former NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4. This was the third...

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    Memory Verse Audio for Bible Life Series 4: Following His Way Grade 1-Grade 4
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. These are memory verse audio recordings that match up with the texts in the former NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4. This was the fourth...

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    Signs of the End PowerPoint & Guided Notes - Truth Unveiled Lesson Plan Grade 7
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. A week-long PowerPoint lesson based on the former NAD Bible textbook Truth Unveiled Lesson 27, "Beginning of the End." The...

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    The Ten Plagues of Egypt Graphic Organizer Grade 9-Grade 12
    NOTE: Although you may still find the activity useful, this resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. "This is a complimentary assignment for the [His Story: Just in Time] lesson on...

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    Truth Unveiled Guided Reading Worksheets Grade 5-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. Download 35 worksheets (with answer keys) designed to prompt careful reading of the lessons in the former NAD Bible textbook for Grades 5 or...

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    Truth Unveiled Syllabus for Student Independent Work Grade 7-Grade 8
    NOTE: This resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. A syllabus for 7-8 Grade Bible that enables students to follow the direction of the lessons for the quarter. This syllabus includes daily expectations...

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    Bible 5-8 Syllabus - Green Valley School Grade 5-Grade 8
    Download and use/adapt this small school Bible syllabus for Grades 5-8. The NAD Bible curriculum has changed since this syllabus was written. While some parts may still be useful, others may not.

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    CognitiveGenesis (CG) - Assessing Academic Achievement and Cognitive Ability in Adventist Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "CognitiveGenesis collected achievement and ability test data from 2006–2009 for all students in Seventh-day Adventist schools in North America. Students were above average in achievement compared to national norms and achieved above that predicted...

  • Adventist Resource
    Elementary English Language Arts Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 language arts classes in North American Adventist schools: Reading...

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    Inspired and Inspiring - Understanding the Inspiration of the Bible Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Though God used human beings to write the books of the Bible, the documents cannot be credited to them, but must be attributed to God. Because the content of Scripture has its origin in God, it is endowed with reliability and trustworthiness."

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    Leonard Azamfirei - Dialogue with the First Adventist President of a Public Medical University in Romania Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Growing up as an Adventist in a communist country, early in my life I found that health professions provided a perfect setting for my Christian calling: to be a caring person, and to be involved in a ministry that would reflect the love of Jesus to those...

  • Adventist Resource
    My Place with Jesus Kindergarten-Grade 6
    This interactive Bible study website was designed by It Is Written for Kids. The fourteen lessons cover topics such as Creation and Heaven to lead kids to a deepening relationship with Jesus. Includes helps for parents and teachers, and a downloadable set...

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    NAD Standards for High School Bible Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download course standards for high school Bible instruction in North American Adventist academies: Grade 9 Grade...

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    NAD Standards for High School Business Education Courses Grade 7-Grade 12
    Download the standards for teaching Business Education in Adventist high schools in North America.

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    People of Color in the Bible Grade 1-Lifelong
    Written for adolescents and adults, this book uses maps, charts, scripture quotations, genealogies, geography and historical documentation to identify numerous people of color in the Bible. Quiz questions are included for each chapter. Additional resources...

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    Adventist Education Marketing Resources - North American Division Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Available to promote Adventist education and your local school are fliers, brochures, church bulletins and posters.

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    Isabel de Moraes - A dialogue with an Adventist biochemist specializing in membrane protein research Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Dr.Isabel de Moraes is a uniquely qualified researcher who runs the Membrane Protein Laboratory at the Diamond Light Source, a gigantic synchrotron occupying much of a decommissioned Royal Air Force base near Oxford, England."

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    A.I. Anxiety Tertiary-Lifelong
    "As capabilities of artificial intelligence have increased to ever more sophisticated levels, troubling questions among humans proliferate. How should a Christian face such issues?"

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    Encouraging Students to Ask Questions About Their Faith Grade 7-Grade 12
    An academy Bible teacher reports on a four-part grades 9-10 assignment in which students attend and report on worship services of other religions or denominations. The author concluded, after asking what is expected of a good teacher and how should a teacher...

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    NAD Multigrade Classroom Kindergarten-Grade 8
    "Are you a multigrade teacher looking for all the NAD multigrade resources in one place? This site contains smart resources created to support multigrade teachers and their students as they navigate their complex role in a small school setting." Resources...

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    Preparing for College and Career Course Grade 9-Grade 12
    This free online course is a comprehensive faith-based journey through personal management, college and career exploration, preparing teens for life after high school. Nine self-paced, teacher-facilitated units were created with sophomores in mind, but are...

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    LUC Pastor and Teacher Resource Manual - Partnering in the Mission Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "This manual serves as a guide for pastors and teachers in their collaborative ministry that bolsters Adventist Education and prepares young people for meaningful participation in society and more importantly, prepares them to meet Jesus when he returns."

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    NAD Professional Growth Books List 2018-2019 Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This list outlines the books NAD teachers may select from to earn a Professional Growth Certificate for the 2018-2019 school year. Books are organized into the following sections: Reader's Choice, Devotional & Spiritual Growth, SDA Church History, Background...

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    Pacific Union Conference ECEC Director's Guide 0-2 years-Preschool
    "The purpose of this guidebook is to provide a resource that will assist Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) program directors in meeting their responsibilities as educational leaders in a Seventh-day Adventist early childhood program. This guidebook...

  • Adventist Resource
    Teaching the Bible Class Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "What strategies can teachers utilize to make Bible classes more effective and enjoyable? Here are some ideas to try."

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    Twenty-One Methods of Biblical Faith-Learning Integration Tertiary
    Intended for Christian business faculty but also applicable to other disciplines, this paper "examines twenty-one methods of biblical faith-learning integration with the goal of providing faculty members with ways to mentor and disciple their students...

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    A Collision of Faith - Church, Home, School Preschool-Grade 12
    An exploration of the three-fold work of church, home, and school in leading children to connect to God personally. By applying and expounding upon the Together Growing Fruitful Disciples (TGFD) model, the Greater Sydney Conference is experiencing noticeable...

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    Asian Aid Grade 1-Lifelong
    This is a way for your students to be involved in the mission field, sharing Jesus and helping those in need. "For more than 40 years Asian Aid has given HOPE to the lives of the disadvantaged, poor, and needy in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh. It is a...

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    Beyond Limitations Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Be inspired to strengthen partnerships between home, church, and school. This article includes examples and reviews the rationale for why parents, teachers, and pastors should cooperate in the spiritual nurture of students.

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    Bibles for Russia - A Canadian School Celebrates 10 Years of Outreach Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Once mission projects get started, they seem to take on a life of their own. A Canadian school raised money to send more than 900 Bibles to Russia. The author offers practical suggestions on how to decide on a project, present it to the children, organize...

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    Building Bridges - A Teacher and a Pastor Dialogue about Discipleship Kindergarten-Lifelong
    A teacher and a pastor discuss how education and pastoring overlap extensively in the area of discipleship. Educators would benefit from pastoral approaches and pastors would benefit from broadening their instructional approaches and understanding.

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    Cast Thy Bread Grade 10-Lifelong
    The author shares the controversial reactions to a bread delivery outreach project conducted by 39 eager first-graders and their teachers at Portland Adventist Elementary School in Gresham, Oregon that resulted in success. She explains the process and provides...

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    Compassion Ministries - What Do Pastors Know? What Are Their Perceptions and Attitudes? Tertiary
    This paper is based on a survey conducted among Seventh-day Adventist pastors. The survey delved into their opinions about the compassion ministries currently operating under the umbrella of the Adventist Church: ADRA, ACS and Hope for Humanity.

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    Creative Service-Learning Projects Kindergarten-Lifelong
    If you're having a hard time coming up with service projects for your school, this article gives examples of activities for elementary and high school students. Examples include working with low income housing, creating a community mural, and providing the...

  • Adventist Resource
    Enjoy the Sunshine Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Morian Perepelitza shares the importance of maintaining the vision for Adventist schools, and notes that dedicated teachers alone cannot keep the vision alive. The goals and purposes of Adventist education need to be shared by parents and the church community if the system is to continue to be effective.

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    Five Guidelines for Parent-Teacher Conferences Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Five guidelines for conducting successful parent-teacher conferences to enhance the teacher's confidence and attitude towards the experience are: planning, commonalities, climate, control, and conclusion. Role expectations and channeling emotions to anticipate a successful conference are important.

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    Focusing on Science Concepts Grade 9-Grade 12
    This downloadable document contains thirty science concept working papers. Each provides a short discussion of the concept, sample test questions, and instructional objectives. Concepts are useful for organizing our understanding, for explaining things, and...

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    Focusing on Science Experiments Grade 9-Grade 12
    Experiments that are inexpensive, effective and easy to do, shared by the NAD Science Curriculum Guide 9-12 Committee members, as a supplement to the curriculum guide. Experiments included are titled: How big is the solar system? Demonstrations of the effects...

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    Grade 2 Checklist Aligned to NAD Curriculum Guides Grade 2
    Download a 10 page checklist including all goals and objectives listed in the North American Division curriculum guides for Grade 2 Language Arts, Math, and Science. As a Word document, use this as a template to tailor to your 2nd grade class. Includes columns...

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    Home and School Association Ministry Description Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This webpage outlines the duties or responsibilities of someone who accepts the ministry leadership of the home and school association of a church school.

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    Integrating Teen Witnessing into the Curriculum Tertiary-Lifelong
    The article shows how Great Lakes Academy integrates witnessing options into the curriculum by offering classes for credit. It provides examples of how they have done this as well as the success that has resulted.

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    JAE Editorial: Service Learning Makes a Difference Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Reaching the goal of service-oriented schools will require changes in our schools. These changes include a model which is Christ-centered rather than liberal-arts based, administrators involved in more than plant and personnel management, teachers who are...

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    Morale in Ministry - A Study of the Pastor's Wife as a Person Tertiary
    This article reports a study conducted in the North American Division. It was focused on well being among Adventist pastors' wives. A questionnaire was used for collecting the data.

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    My Collaborative Relationship with my Pastor - or Not? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers' Convention presentation discusses principal-pastor relationships as they relate to mentoring, collaboration, communication, and support. If you are the principal or constituent church pastor of a school, then this session is for you....

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    NAD ENCOUNTER Bible Curriculum 1-12 Grade 1-Grade 12
    Now available across the division, the new grades 1-12 NAD ENCOUNTER Curriculum "has a Biblical discipleship focus, and seeks to transform students’ lives and equip them to walk with God." The overview...

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    Northview Bible Lab Report 2001 Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Looking for practical ideas on how to make community outreach and service opportunities a vibrant part of your school's curriculum? Read this report from Northview Adventist Academy for great ideas on what worked for them this year.

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    Outreach Programs for Small Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    How can a multigrade school with few children, limited personnel, and restricted resources carry out a viable outreach program? Advantages to scheduling an outreach program in a small school setting are size, orientation, flexibility, transportation and supervision,...

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    Pastors and Schools - A Dream Team Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article shares testimonies and tributes to pastors who invest themselves in church schools. The insights inspire and hopefully spark ideas for healthy partnerships between church and school in the ministry of Christian education of all God's children.

  • Christian Resource
    Restore a Child Grade 1-Lifelong
    Here is an opportunity for your students to learn generosity and help others who are in need as they raise money for this organization. "Restore a Child is a Christian organization that provides the basic needs for protection, nutrition, education and...

  • Adventist Resource
    Science - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 9-Grade 12
    The current NAD textbook list for high school science classes, including multiple options for earth science, physical science, biology, chemistry, physics, and anatomy & physiology. Strengths for most textbooks are listed, as well as weaknesses and concerns...

  • Adventist Resource
    Service and Growth for Teenagers and Grown-ups! Grade 9-Lifelong
    This successful, school-based community service program began when academy teachers and board members realized they needed to make sure students were learning spiritually and academically. The school and community work together to provide opportunities for...

  • Adventist Resource
    Sharing Pictures of Jesus Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article shares the Bible Labs program at Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist school in Clear Lake, Wisconsin. It includes reactions from students and the effects on their lives, the types of actions that result from student awareness, the impact on the community,...

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    Short and Snappy - Strategic Planning for Dummies Kindergarten-Grade 12
    One of the best ways to build constituent and employee support for Adventist schools is to create short and snappy strategic plans. Because the process seems so complex, many principals and superintendents simply put it on the "back burner" wondering...

  • Adventist Resource
    Students Tell the World Evangelistic Outreach Grade 5-Grade 12
    "Students Tell the World is the [Atlantic Union Conference] Office of Education’s support for Student/Youth/Child Evangelism. The ways that students share their love of Jesus is as varied as there are children in our school and churches. Each student/child...

  • Adventist Resource
    The Pastor's Salary - A Leadership Survey Tertiary
    This article presents a leadership survey on pastors’ salary. The nationwide study reveals what pastors make and how they feel about it.

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    Atlantic Union Conference Emergency Manual Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Published by the Atlantic Union Conference, this manual provides guidance to the principal, staff, and school board on how to prepare for and react in various emergency situations on campus and during field trips. See also AU's School...

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    Atlantic Union Teacher Assistant Manual Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This manual provides written guidelines for the teacher assistant (TA), the teacher who is supported by a teacher assistant, and the local school board, operating within the Atlantic Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists in North America.

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    AUC and CUC Handbook for Senior Academy Registrars Grade 9-Grade 12
    Provided by the Atlantic and Columbia Union Conferences, "this Registrar’s Handbook has been developed to provide registrars and principals with a useful tool in guiding one of the most important operations of a school — the maintenance...

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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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    Center for Adventist Ministry to Public University Students Tertiary-Lifelong
    CAMPUS is an initiative of the Michigan Conference Public Campus Ministries Department. Among its many objectives, CAMPUS seeks to provide training in the establishment of Adventist fellowships and congregations on major secular campuses, and to instill in...

  • Adventist Resource
    Checklist for Opening a New Elementary School NCC Preschool-Grade 12
    Prepared by the Northern California Conference (NAD), this is a helpful checklist to review for those considering how to start an Adventist school.

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    Classroom Assistant Handbook for Columbia Union Schools Preschool-Grade 12
    This classroom assistant manual outlines education code and guidelines for persons assisting teachers in Adventist schools in the North American Columbia Union.

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    Columbia Union Conference Education Department 0-2 years-Tertiary
    Find contact information for the Columbia Union Conference's Office of Education, as well as a variety of resources.

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    Columbia Union Conference School Inventory Form Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Use this form to take a detailed inventory of classroom contents, textbooks, and other items in your school.

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    Columbia Union School Evaluation Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Find links for annual progress reports, evaluation criteria, templates, and accrediting agencies.

  • Adventist Resource
    Concert Etiquette for Music Students Grade 1-Grade 12
    When a student attends a concert, there are rules of behavior and courtesy to observe. These rules are formatted in a 10 Commandments style. Created by the Music Curriculum Committee of the Atlantic Union Conference for the MusicaLive! Music Kit (no longer...

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    CUC Sample School Constitutions Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Found on the Columbia Union Conference's website, this document contains three sample school constitutions for the K-12 and academy levels.

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    ECEC Standards for North American Adventist Education Centers 0-2 years-Grade 1
    These ECEC Teacher Goals and Developmenta Performance Standards for the Growth of the Young Child are from the Southern Union Conference. Standards include: SpiritualPhysical and Health Social-Emotional Language/Communication Cognitive...

  • Adventist Resource
    Education Code for North Pacific Union Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The North Pacific Union Education Code is a compilation of policies relating to the establishment, maintenance, administration, and operation of the North Pacific Union Conference K-12 school system.

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    Education Code for Pacific Union Conference Schools Preschool-Tertiary
    The PUC education code outlines the philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures governing the operation of schools, colleges and offices of education within the Pacific Union of the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists.

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    Education Code for Southern Union Schools Preschool-Grade 12
    This code is a compilation of policies relating to the establishment, maintenance, administration, and operation of early childhood, elementary and secondary schools within the Southern Union Conference in the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventist...

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    Education Code for Southwestern Union Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Southwestern Union Education Code outlines the philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures governing the operation of schools, colleges and offices of education within the Southwestern Union of the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists.

  • Adventist Resource
    Glossary of Musical Terms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This excerpt from the MusicaLive! Music Kit curriculum (no longer available) was created for NAD Atlantic Union teachers who teach school music with limited background in music.

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    How to Enjoy a Program Grade 1-Grade 8
    How to Enjoy a Program is a way to help your students know what is expected from them when they attend a formal concert. Created by the Music Curriculum Committee of the Atlantic Union Conference for the MusicaLive! Music Kit (no longer available).

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    Inquiring Minds - By Design Grade 7-Lifelong
    At a time when the Biblical creation story is under attack, how should Christians relate to science? This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation explains how a deeper understanding of scientific inquiry can help us better understand the Creator and think...

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    Kentucky - Tennessee Conference Education Forms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Downloadable administrative forms available online from the Kentucky-Tennessee Conference of Seventh-day Adventists include: Alternate Textbook Request Asbestos Letter Parents Budget Worksheet Certificate Of Graduation-Order Form Child...

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    Lake Union Administrator and Teacher Forms Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The Lake Union education forms page includes the following downloadable forms for teachers and school administrators: Academy Audit Form Continuing Education Units (CEU) Request Form CEU Rubric Designated Subject Certificate Request Form Evangelism...

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    Lake Union Conference School Emergency Management & Response Manual Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Although it is impossible to predict when, where or how an emergency will emerge, being prepared to deal with the unpredictable minimizes delay and injury. An emergency may occur on or off campus, during or outside school hours, and affect a single...

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    Lake Union K-2 Program Manual Kindergarten-Grade 2
    A manual outlining the philosophy and criteria for the establishment of a K-2 Seventh-day Adventist program, is accessible online. It includes general Lake Union requirements pertaining to K, 1 and 2, and specific considerations for this combined grouping....

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    Lake Union Workshop Committee Expense Report Form Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Lake Union Conference Office of Education Workshop/Committee Expense Report form for teachers.

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    Mid-America Union Education Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    For the MAUC Education Code and various other documents and forms, select the Education tab and scroll down to resources.

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    Musicians and Composers Birthday List Grade 3-Grade 12
    This list of birthdays includes a wide variety of musicians including Adventist composers and performers. Created by the Music Curriclum Committee of the Atlantic Union Conference for the MusicaLive! Music Kit (no longer available).

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    NAD Elementary Key Learnings Charts & Brochures Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The North Pacific Union Office of Education distributed the downloadable charts and brochures which organize the Key Learnings information in two more easy to use formats. Key Learnings, written in a succinct and friendly format for educators, students and...

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    NAD Southern Union School Evaluation Instruments and Forms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Access NAD evaluation forms and additional instrument tools and forms specifically for Adventist schools in the Southern Union by scrolling down to the Evaluations section.

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    North American Division (NAD) Standards - PUC Presentation Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Focusing on NAD Standards, this PowerPoint covers topics such as what the standards are and are not, how standards reflect the Adventist worldview, and common core vs. NAD standards.

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    North Pacific Union Conference Education Department Preschool-Grade 12
    Find contact information for the North Pacific Union Conference's Education department, as well as a variety of resources.

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    North Pacific Union Supplement to the NAD Elementary Textbook List Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Find instructional materials to be used within the North Pacific Union Conference Seventh-day Adventist school system. These materials supplement those required for North American Adventist elementary schools, as found in the full...

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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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    NPUC Registrar's Handbook Grade 9-Grade 12
    In the North Pacific Union Conference (NAD), "the Registrar’s Handbook was developed to provide registrars and principals a useful guide for carrying out a vital administrative function for any secondary school–-coordination of the...

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    Oregon Conference Risk Management Forms & Brochures Preschool-Grade 12
    The Oregon Conference Risk Management webpage provides downloadable forms and brochures on many safety topics, including school safety & self-inspection, school safety officer job description, and child protection.

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    Pacific Union Conference - Differentiated Instruction Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Pacific Union Conference's collection of Differentiated Instruction resources include the following presentations and assessments: Overview of DI, Grading in a DI Classroom, Growing Teachers DI Mindset, Supervisor Observation, and Self Assessment.

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    Pacific Union Conference Education Department Preschool-Lifelong
    The Pacific Union Conference Office of Education (NAD) provides an online statement of vision and purpose, as well as a variety of educational resources.

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    Pacific Union Conference Weekly Time Requirements Grade 1-Grade 8
    This handy chart shows the recommended minutes devoted to each subject per week for grades 1-8 in the Pacific Union Conference (NAD).

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    Pacific Union ECEC Licensing Application Information Preschool-Grade 2
    The Pacific Union Conference provides information about how to apply for licensing. Additional information includes application for child care, applicant information, criminal record statement, facility responsibilities, administrative organization, financial...

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    Pacific Union ECEC Policy Manual Preschool-Kindergarten
    The Policy Manual is a compilation of policies and provisions relating to the establishment, organization, administration, operation and maintenance of the early childhood education and care (ECEC) programs, which are presently operating and/or contemplating...

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    Pacific Union Student Application Preschool-Grade 12
    For an example of a student application fillable document, check out the Pacific Union Conference's (NAD).

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    Pacific Union Student Consent to Treatment Form Preschool-Grade 12
    Download a copy of the NAD Pacific Union Conference form necessary for all students enrolled in a PUC school.

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    PUC Technology Master Plan Sample Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Provided by the Pacific Union Conference (NAD), this document covers topics such as technology philosophy, current inventory, goals and objectives, implementation plan, project cost, personal development, and evaluation. It is designed to be redone every three...

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    PUC's NAD Elementary Textbook List Chart Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A 2-page table succinctly organizing all North American textbooks required or recommended for Adventist school elementary grades, listed by grade and subject, including title, publisher, year of publication, and multigrade cycle numbering. An excellent overview...

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    Registrars' Handbook for Pacific Union Schools Grade 9-Grade 12
    "The Registrars’ Handbook has been developed to provide the Pacific Union Conference academy registrars and principals a useful guide for carrying out the vital administrative functions of a school authorized to offer secondary grades." Templates...

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    Robotics - Making an Impact Grade 3-Grade 12
    Presented by the PUC Office of Education (NAD), this PowerPoint shares data from ten years of FIRST® Lego League, Tech Challenge, and Robotics Competition participation. Positive results include an increase in school engagement of participants. In addition,...

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    School Board Manual - NAD Southern Union Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This Southern Union School Board Manual contains major policies, plans, and procedures recommended for the administration of conference schools. The materials in this manual are in harmony with the information and policies of the North American Division and...

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    School Board Manual - NAD Southwestern Union K-10 Kindergarten-Grade 10
    This Southwestern Union School Board Manual K-10 contains major policies, plans, and procedures recommended for the administration of conference schools. This manual is designed to effect a caring, involved application of principles that will lead to more...

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    Southeastern California Conference Education Forms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Downloadable administrative forms are organized into the following categories: Employee Forms, Forms Due to SECC, Health and Safety Forms, and School Forms.

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    Southern Union Adoption Addendum to NAD Elementary Textbook List Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Locate curriculum resources available through the North American Division Southern Union Conference Office of Education, for curriculum required in this region. This is a supplement to the full NAD...

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    Southern Union Application for Designated Subjects/Services Certificate Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Designated Subjects/Services Certificate is issued to an experienced individual who has demonstrated expertise in specific area(s) and who by experience and training can provide a valuable contribution to the educational program. This certificate cannot...

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    Southern Union Early Childhood Education Preschool-Kindergarten
    Visit the NAD Southern Union Conference's Early Childhood Education and Care webpages for guidelines, policies and procedures regarding health, safety and risk management, administrative operations, home and center associations, teacher certification, program...

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    Southern Union Employee Handbook for Child Development Center Preschool-Grade 2
    The Southern Union Employee Handbook for Child Development Centers is a model for use in developing a handbook of employment policies for local hire staff and volunteers in an early childhood education and care center or school. This manual outlines policy...

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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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    Southwestern Union Conference Education Department Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Find contact information for the Southwestern Union Conference's Office of Education, as well as a variety of resources.

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    Spiritual Climate Survey - Pacific Union Conference Grade 9-Grade 12
    Developed in the Pacific Union Conference (NAD), this spiritual emphasis questionnaire is "designed to assist schools in assessing the impact of the school's program and personnel on students as perceived by the school's stakeholders." Different...

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    SUC Bible Methods Course Outline Grade 7-Grade 12
    A course outline designed for teacher independent study towards two non-academic credits or continuing education units in the North American Division. The course encourages Bible teachers to build teaching and learning resources for their level of religious...

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    Temple Plan - Sample Conference Application Grade 1-Grade 12
    This Texas Conference sample form may help Adventist K-12 School Boards considering financing their school by means of the Temple Plan, where church members and students' parents all contribute as they are able, with no fees charged students.

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    The Adventist EDGE Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The NAD Southern Union's comprehensive school improvement initiative, Educators Developing Goals of Excellence (EDGE). This website includes resources for administration, early childhood, elementary, secondary, and staff development. Helpful resources also...

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    Upper Columbia Conference Education Forms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Downloadable forms from the Upper Columbia Conference include: Application for Calendar Change Alternate Text Request Form - Elementary Alternate Text Request Form - Secondary Education Materials Reimbursement Incident Reporting Form Reporting...

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    Atlantic Union Conference Forms for Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Atlantic Union Conference forms for download include: Alternative Textbook Approval Request Form Application for Certification (PDF) Application for Designated Subjects/Service Certificates (PDF) Certificate Renewal Application for Non-Academic...

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    Atlantic Union Conference Pastors and Teachers Manual Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The Atlantic Union Conference Pastors and Teachers Manual provides pastors and teachers with the tools for a team approach to integrating Adventist education into church life as a means of preparing children and youth to be Christ’s disciples on...

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    Atlantic Union Handbook for Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "The Atlantic Union Conference Handbook for Teachers is a practical guide (resource) to assist the teacher in the daily operation of a classroom. Much of the content in this Handbook is additional information to that found in the K-12 Education Code or...

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    Education Code for Atlantic Union Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This education code outlines the philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures governing the operation of elementary and secondary schools within the Atlantic Union Conference of the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventists.

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    Northern New England Conference Education Resource Book Kindergarten-Grade 12
    All the forms for each part of the school year for teachers and principals in the Northern New England Conference. Opening reports, closing reports, substitute teacher forms, school board minutes, field trip forms and many more.

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    The Rescuer Tertiary-Lifelong
    "No room for the old artificial distinctions of superiority/inferiority exists in the arms of Jesus, the 'place of safety,' or in the church, for those who have been rescued. Yes, the rescue is complete, the Rescuer extraordinary."

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    Adventist Education in Canada Parents Attitude Survey - Summary of Findings Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This report outlines findings regarding parent attitudes about Seventh-day Adventist elementary, secondary, and tertiary education in Canada. Topics research include content taught, character development, parent-administrator relationships, parent-teacher...

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    An Investigation Into the Issue of Low Enrolment in Adventist Schools in Canada and How It Is Being Addressed Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This study was designed to investigate the low and declining enrolment in Seventh-day Adventist schools in Canada. The investigation was accomplished by conducting a survey among four groups of stakeholders: school administrators, teachers, support staff and...

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    SDACC Office of Education Master Plan Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A master plan stating the goals which guide the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada's (SDACC) Office of Education in directing the K-12 education system throughout Canada. The plan addresses six goals: administration, spirituality, curriculum and instruction,...

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    A Reason for Guided Reading Kindergarten-Grade 4
    Ninety-five short leveled readers designed to effectively teach reading skills to young students. Values-based stories make reading FUN, while teaching young readers powerful reading strategies. Available in several series by level or topic (scripture stories,...

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    A Reason for Handwriting Grade 1-Grade 6
    A Christian handwriting K-6 program, based on scripture verses and values. Includes detailed lesson plans, activities, instructions, and creative border sheets for student use and display. Series consists of one workbook for each grade level and one Instruction...

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    A Reason For Spelling Grade 1-Grade 6
    A Christian Spelling curriculum based on scripture verses and values, published by The Concerned Group. Each of 6 levels includes over 200 pages of learning activities in student workbooks and detailed Teacher Guidebooks with great enrichment ideas.

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    Achieving Excellence in Adventist Schools in Canada Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Mike Lekic, the director of education in Canada, presents action plans to achieve excellence in Adventist schools in Canada. These build on findings regarding Canadian parents' attitudes towards Adventist education.

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    Adventist Education in North America - An Introduction Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Learn about the philosophy and core curriculum goals of Adventist education in North America. Information for parents and prospective students, including FAQs and statistics. Access resources in the teacher...

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    Adventist School Management (ASM) Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The ASM financial software package is created and maintained by Union College, available to and recommended for North American Division small Adventist schools. Ten grade schools and academies should use AASI accounting software.

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    Bible Life Series 1: Belonging to His Family Teacher Resource Grade 1-Grade 4
    Previously the first in the NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4, Belonging to His Family is based on a family theme. It begins with God's family in heaven, moves on to the family in Eden, and continues with stories of selected Bible families in...

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    Bible Life Series 2: Exploring His Power Teacher Resource Grade 1-Grade 4
    Previously the second in the NAD Grades 1-4 Bible textbook cycle, Exploring His Power's theme is the study of God and biblical demonstrations of power illustrating His love, care, and concern for each of us. The lessons begin with the creative power...

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    Bible Life Series 3: Accepting His Plan Teacher Resource Grade 1-Grade 4
    Previously the third textbook in the NAD Grade 1-4 cycle, Accepting His Plan is a study of God's plan to redeem this world. It begins with the problem that Lucifer created in heaven when he became jealous of God. This jealousy leads to a rebellion in...

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    Bible Life Series 4: Following His Way Teacher Resource Grade 1-Grade 4
    Previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for fourth grade, Following His Way emphasizes how a person should live as a follower of Christ and how a Christian can make wise everyday decisions. Stories illustrating the choices individuals or groups...

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    Bible Life Series 5: Fruit of the Spirit - God's Gift Grade 5
    Previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum, Fruit of the Spirit: God's Gift is a revision of the fifth grade Bible textbook What Shall I Live For? Designed for Grade 5, or the first in the Grade 5-8 multigrade cycle, this text is divided into...

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    Bible Life Series 6: Christ Our Life - God's Grace Grade 5-Grade 8
    Previously the Bible curriulum textbook selection for 6th grade, this fresh approach to the study of the life of Christ draws from a variety of sources to present the gift of God's grace - salvation. The heart of the study is Jesus' love for us and the grace...

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    Bible Life Series 7: Truth Unveiled - God's Triumph Grade 5-Grade 8
    Previously the NAD 7th grade Bible text (or 3rd year in 4-year cycle for Grades 5-8), this book provides a comprehensive study of the controversy between God and Satan. This conflict is examined from its beginning through the final eradication of sin. Students...

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    Bible Life Series 8: Becoming Like Him - God's Reflection Grade 5-Grade 8
    Previously the eight grade text of the NAD Bible curriculum, this book is a comprehensive study of basic Christianity emphasizing Christian growth. It provides a study of the fundamental beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and practical life applications...

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    Crossroads Series 10: His Story, In Our Time Grade 9-Grade 10
    His Story: In Our Time, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grade 10, presents the history of the Christian Church from 70AD to the present time, concluding with a study of the rise and development of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. The...

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    Crossroads Series 10: His Story, Just in Time Grade 9-Grade 10
    His Story: Just in Time, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grade 10, presents a study of the redemptive history of God's chosen people, beginning with the exodus, through the inter-testament time, and concluding with the New Testament...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Choices and Challenges Grade 11-Grade 12
    Choices and Challenges, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, is designed to provide practical application of principles and concepts from the other units to the choices and challenges of everyday living. The Crossroads...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Beliefs Grade 11-Grade 12
    Beliefs, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a systematic overview of the fundamental beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, developed from a Christo-centric perspective. The Crossroads series includes...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Daniel and Revelation Grade 11-Grade 12
    Daniel and Revelation, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a study which focuses on Christ's redemptive role in contemporary life and in the broader prophetic events of the past, as well as those leading to the second...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Friendship & Dating Grade 11-Grade 12
    Friendships & Dating, previously part of the NAD Grade 11-12 Bible curriculum, focuses on the Christian perspective of self-understanding and the dynamics of friendship and dating. Each text in the Crossroads series includes a textbook, teacher...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Hebrews Grade 11-Grade 12
    Hebrews, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a study that upholds Jesus as the true High Priest who has fully identified with us and secured our salvation by His death on the cross and ministry in the heavenly sanctuary....

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: John Grade 11-Grade 12
    John, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a devotional study of the life and teachings of Jesus that will provide impetus for spiritual growth and witnessing. The Crossroads series includes textbooks, teacher...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Life Philosophy and Moral Issues Grade 11-Grade 12
    Life Philosophy and Moral Issues, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, is designed to provide assistance in the development of a biblical philosophy of life and to deal with contemporary moral and ethical issues within the context...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Marriage and Family Grade 11-Grade 12
    Marriage and Family, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a study of Biblical principles of relationships and their application to marriage and family life. The Crossroads series includes textbooks, teacher guides,...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Romans Grade 11-Grade 12
    Romans, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents a study of Christ's substitutionary sacrifice that provides the basis for pardon, reconciliation, and spiritual growth. The Crossroads series includes textbooks, teacher...

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    Crossroads Series 11-12: Worldviews and Religion Grade 11-Grade 12
    Worldviews and Religion, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grades 11-12, presents an introductory study of world views, religious movements, contemporary denominations, cults, and world religions, as viewed from a biblical perspective....

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    Crossroads Series 9: God's Gift - Our Choice Grade 9-Grade 10
    God's Gift - Our Choice, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grade 9, presents an overview of the significance of the life and times, the ministry, and the death and resurrection of Jesus as revealed in the four Gospels. The Crossroads...

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    Crossroads Series 9: In the Beginning God Grade 9-Grade 10
    In the Beginning God, previously part of the NAD Bible curriculum for grade 9, presents an in-depth study of the development and purpose of the Bible and how God's love and character are demonstrated through creation, redemption, and in human relationships....

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    English - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 9-Grade 12
    The current NAD secondary textbook list recommended for English/Language Arts.

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    Foreign Languages - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 9-Grade 12
    The current NAD secondary textbook list for teaching Spanish and French. Notable features are listed for each selection, as well as concerns when applicable.

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    Handbook for Principals of Seventh-day Adventist Schools - North American Division Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This NAD resource assists school administrators in meeting their responsibilities as educational leaders in the Adventist K - 12 school system in North America. Topics include: Leadership; Management; Co-Curricular Programs; Constituency Relationships; Curriculum;...

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    Health - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 9-Grade 12
    CREATION Health offers the first Adventist faith-based health textbook, available in print or as an iBook. Ordering instructions are on the lower right portion of the flyer.The 2nd link lists previously recommended health curriculum. See also the Teacher...

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    Journey to Excellence - Mission, Curriculum, and Collaboration Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The 2000-2005 Education Report from the North American Division (NAD) presented at the Adventist General Conference Session. The division and union education leadership are processing all policy, relationships, and curriculum development through the mission...

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    Mathematics - NAD Secondary Textbook List Grade 7-Grade 12
    The current NAD secondary textbook list includes recommendations for pre-algebra, algebra 1 & 2, geometry, pre-calculus and calculus. This list includes comments for all recommended textbooks.

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    NAD Education Statistics Preschool-Grade 12
    Access current statistical reports on Seventh-day Adventist education in North America, including number of elementary and secondary schools, colleges and universities, number of teachers and student enrollment. Additional reports are available regarding trends...

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    NAD Elementary and Secondary Schools Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Find Adventist elementary and secondary schools across the North American Division. Search by zip code or state, or browse by conference. Contact information included.

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    NAD K-12 Textbook Lists Grade 9-Grade 12
    Access the current textbook recommendations for Adventist elementary and secondary schools operating in the North American Division. Note that some unions have supplements for their schools.

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    NAD REACH Inclusion Resources Kindergarten-Grade 8
    The REACH (Reaching to Educate All Children for Heaven) website and manual provide information for teachers on inclusion, characteristics and accommodations...

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    NAD State-by-State Child Abuse Reporting Preschool-Grade 12
    USA teachers can access child abuse reporting forms and procedures for all 50 states from this NAD Education webpage.

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    NAD-SDACC French Handbook for Multi-Grade Schools Grade 4-Grade 8
    This handbook provides guidance for K-8 French Second Language instruction. Developed for Canadian Adventist schools, this includes correlations to the Journey to Excellence goals, linguistic conventions, multi-grade instruction strategies, as well as links...

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    Adventist Core Curriculum Kindergarten-Grade 12
    An overview of the Adventist core curriculum. "The Adventist curriculum development process, defined by the Adventist worldview, includes four overlapping stages with accompanying essential questions: PURPOSE — what is the Adventist worldview? PLAN...

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    NAD Elementary Mathematics Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 math classes in North American Adventist schools: Numbers...

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    NAD Elementary Science Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 science classes in North American Adventist schools: Life...

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    NAD Elementary Social Studies Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 social studies classes in North American Adventist schools: CultureTime, Continuity, and Change

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    NAD Elementary Technology Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 technology instruction in North American Adventist schools: Digital...

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    NAD Standards for High School Computer Education Courses Grade 7-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for Computer Technology instruction in North American Adventist schools

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    NAD Standards for High School Fine Arts Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for Fine Arts instruction in North American Adventist schools:Visual ArtMusic

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    NAD Standards for High School Foreign Languages Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download course standards for high school foreign language learning courses in North American Adventist high schools.

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    NAD Standards for High School Language Arts Courses Grade 7-Grade 12
    Download performance standards for high school English Language Arts classes in Adventist schools in North America: Grade 9 Grade...

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    NAD Standards for High School Math Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for mathematics courses in North American Adventist high schools: Pre-Algebra

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    NAD Standards for High School PE & Health Courses Grade 9-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for PE and Health courses in North American Adventist high schools:Physical EducationHealth...

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    NAD Standards for High School Science Courses Grade 7-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for Science courses in North American Adventist high schools: Earth Science Physical...

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    NAD Standards for High School Social Studies and Social Science Courses Grade 7-Grade 12
    Download the performance standards for social studies instruction in North American Adventist high schools: World Geography World...

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    Standards for North American Adventist Elementary Schools Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Find the NAD standards for student learning, organized by subject. These standards, "what learners should know (content) and be able to do (skills), serve as the framework for curriculum development."

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    Alternate Models for Achieving Adventist Educational Mission in Urban Education Kindergarten-Tertiary
    With more and more of the world’s population moving to urban areas, a culture of outreach is needed for all areas of ministry. This article includes a list of requirements for urban education aiming to transform lives.This is a supplemental article...

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    College for Cities and the Example of Mongolia Adventist Dormitory Tertiary
    Young people are flocking to the cities. How can they be reached with the gospel? One creative way is Mongolia Mission’s use of their building to provide living space for university students.This is a supplemental article to JAE volume 79, issue...

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    Educating For Eternity - The Waldensian Student Initiative Tertiary-Lifelong
    In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, students in the Waldensian program deliberately witness to their secular university classmates as they “actively make friends, serve others, and allow their lives to be living channels of God’s...

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    Reaching the World Through Technology Lifelong
    The rate of knowledge exchange is rapidly increasing. How can we use this trend to support our mission? This is a supplemental article to JAE volume 79, issue 3.

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    Supporting Education, Research, and Training in the 21st Century Preschool-Tertiary
    Partnerships among the Curriculum and Instruction Resource Center Linking Educators (CIRCLE), the Adventist Learning Community (ALC), and the Institute of Church Ministry (ICM) now connect more Adventists to education and training resources, and a large collection of research and ministry materials.

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    Joshua - Model in Leadership Tertiary-Lifelong
    "By his trust and confidence in God, Joshua left for all posterity a never-to-be-forgotten lesson: Victory in life over every conceivable obstacle, situation, or enemy is not to be found in human strength but in placing oneself in God’s everlasting...

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    Serving While We Can, Where We Are Tertiary
    "I am thankful I had the opportunity to go to Africa as a student missionary. However, to be a missionary for Christ, one does not need to go very far."

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    The Lord Will Provide - Meditation on Genesis 22 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God’s blessings are not only reserved for the future world to come, but also are a reality already here and now."

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    Using Animals in Medical Research Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Before a new medical product or technology gets to the patient, it undergoes a rigorous research and testing process, including testing on animals. The use of animals in such clinical research is legally permissible. But is it ethically appropriate?"

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    Adventist Learning Community Announces Eight Health Courses Grade 7-Lifelong
    Living healthfully is core to the Adventist lifestyle. This article includes descriptions of the ALC’s new health courses, which cover a wide range of topics.

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    Building Relationships for Ministry to Online Students Grade 9-Tertiary
    Developing relationships with online students requires intentionality and commitment, just as in traditional classrooms. These ten helpful practices center on a powerful tool: email.

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    Creative Online Devotionals Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Undoubtedly, creating a God-centered worship experience in an online classroom can be very challenging. Without direct teacher guidance, how can students be led to experience true worship?"

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    Not-So-Distant Education - Griggs International Academy Continues to Partner With Adventist Schools Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Griggs International Academy (GIA) helps extend quality, accredited education and resources to schools and homes. Whether in kindergarten or seeking a master's degree, students can find programs that will connect them to the teachers and books they need.

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    The Virtual Mentor Program - An Initiative to Support First-year Students and Students at Risk Tertiary
    Both traditional and online students can struggle for a variety of reasons. Virtual mentor programs are designed to identify those potentially at risk and to offer assistance as appropriate.

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    Administrative Essentials for Online Programs Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "Delivering programs online, whether at the elementary, secondary, or tertiary level, is a significant undertaking. This practical overview examines several areas administrators should consider as they set up or seek to improve online courses and programs...

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    Faith Presence - Creating Online Environments That Nurture Faith Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "The geographic distance that separates teachers and students makes relationships less personal and hence more difficult to cultivate. Creating an online environment that nurtures faith depends on good relationships between teachers and students."

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    How to Successfully Support Online Teachers Kindergarten-Tertiary
    "Online education requires administrators who will provide support and mentoring to teachers―who are the school’s direct, daily connection with students. Administrators can accomplish this by building into the structure of the program formal,...

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    JAE Editorial: Adventist Distance Education - A Bridge to Access Kindergarten-Tertiary
    This special issue of The Journal of Adventist Education focuses on distance education. In her guest editorial, Janine Monica Lim writes of how online education can increase students' access to Christian education. Additional articles include:

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    Are Adventist Nursing Schools Really Different? Tertiary--3
    What is the advantage in attending a Seventh-day Adventist nursing school? The difference is not the teaching techniques or the high standards, nor just the required religious courses and extensive opportunities to worship with others. The difference is not...

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    JAE Editorial: The Past and Future of Adventist Nursing Tertiary-Lifelong
    This special issue of The Journal of Adventist Education focuses on Adventist nursing education. In their editorial, Jones and Ramal look at the legacy and future of Adventist nursing. Additional articles include: A...

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    Assessing Adventist Academics - A Mid-Point Update on CognitiveGenesis Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This article provides an interim overview of results of a 4 year study of academic achievement for grade 3-9 and 11 student attending Adventist schools in North America. Results indicate that "students in NAD schools are both achieving above the national...

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    CognitiveGenesis Articles, Reports & Newsletters Grade 3-Grade 12
    Link to articles published, yearly reports, and newsletters disseminating findings from the four-year Cognitive Genesis study of North American Division Seventh-day Adventist elementary and secondary school students and their parents.

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    Cyberbullying Penetrates the Walls of the Traditional Classroom Preschool-Grade 12
    Learn about prevention programs to proactively deal with the harmful effects of cyberbullying. This article includes information about legal issues, terminology, prevalence of bullying online, as well as ways to incorporate positive peer mentoring in Adventist...

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    NAD Principals Assess Enrollment Funding and Governance Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Review findings from an in-depth online survey of Adventist academy principals in North America which dealt with questions pertaining to the areas of enrollment, funding, and governance, and how these areas impact a school’s ability to achieve the objective...

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    Profile 2: Outreach Program Grade 8-Grade 12
    Upper Columbia Academy's decision to make community service and witnessing opportunities integral parts of their curriculum brought numerous positive results such as improved morale, increased enrollment, and a positive financial outlook. The H.O.P.E. Taskforce...

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    Sing a Song of Special Days - Using Multiple Intelligences with Mixed-age Grouping Preschool-Grade 2
    Spaulding writes of the benefits of using mixed age grouping to help students develop leadership and empathy for others. Integrating Howard Gardner’s Eight Multiple Intelligences with mixed-age grouping, Spaulding provides practical suggestions for “special...

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    Small Schools - How Effective Are the Academics? Kindergarten-Grade 10
    Results of the CognitiveGenesis project show that developmental standard score growth per year is higher in smaller schools. A graph shows specific findings. Other educational research confirms the CognitiveGenesis analysis that multigrade classes, small classes,...

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    The Role of Phonemic Awareness and Phonics in Beginning Reading Kindergarten-Grade 3
    The focus of this article is the importance of phonemic awareness and phonics instruction in teaching beginning reading. Topics discussed include the five levels of phonemic awareness, namely, oral rhyming, oddity tasks, oral blending, oral phoneme segmentation,...

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    Wholistic Quality in Values-based Education Kindergarten-Lifelong
    The 2010-2015 Education Report from the West-Central Africa Division (WAD) presented at the Adventist General Conference Session 2015. The author summarizes the ways God has blessed in the division for the last quinquennium and enumerates goals for the future.

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    NAD Elementary Fine Arts Standards Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Download the performance standards for K-8 fine arts courses in North American Adventist schools: Media...

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    Can a Scientist Also Be a Christian? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Nature calls us to recognize its Creator and nature invites us to probe its mysteries. Within the context of that call and that invitation, there need be no conflict between biblical Christianity and science, between faith and reason."

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    His Word Endures Forever! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Psalm 119 declares the full sufficiency of God’s Word in the life of the believer."

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    In the Power Game, Love Wins Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Love and knowledge are partners. Knowledge without love is arrogance. Love without knowledge is sentimentalism."

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    The Center Makes the Difference Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The question now is: Shall we look beyond self and make God the center of our thought, life, and hope?"

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    Trudy Morgan-Cole - Dialogue with an Adventist writer from Canada Grade 11-Tertiary
    "My advice for any young writer is to read as much as possible and to write as much as possible. And not to give up, because writing – and especially writing for publication – can be a very discouraging process."

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    Dating - Preparing for a successful marriage Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dating proceeds through seven stages. Each stage has a function and purpose in establishing a basis for the relationship. If any stage is rushed or skipped, there is a gap in the development of the relationship, and problems result."

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    Dreaming of a World Without War Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Some Christians say that taking up arms does not necessarily mean 'to murder.' They may be right. However, when I decide not to carry arms, I’m actually making a strong confession and proclamation that I would rather live for others than bring...

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    Go Forward - The Call from the 59th Session of the General Conference Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Growth, unity, and commitment marked the 59th world session of the General Conference of Seventhday Adventists that convened in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, from June 25 to July 3, 2010."

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    Graciela Fuentes - Dialogue with an Adventist judge at the United Nations Grade 11-Lifelong
    "My mission regarding human rights is to help people understand that society as a whole is no stronger, no freer, than the individuals who compose the society."

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    Kay Kuzma - Dialogue with an Adventist with a passion for family values Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Dr. Kuzma (known by most as Dr. Kay) is a well-respected educator, author, and public speaker. Whatever she does carries a concern for today’s young families–their survival at a time and in a culture that seem to erode the concept of togetherness...

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    Michelle Chin - Dialogue with an Adventist specialist in political science Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Currently Michelle serves as assistant professor of political science at Arizona State University. She has published articles on various aspects of the United States political system in professional journals, and is working on a book on Congressional...

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    The Da Vinci Code - Fact or Fiction? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Although Dan Brown’s novel, The Da Vinci Code, has enjoyed great popularity, its claims of fact about early church beliefs and the nature of Christ are easy to refute, but require a foundation in early church history and knowledge of Greek,...

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    Experimenting on Humans - A Christian Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Christians have an obligation to adhere to a higher standard of conduct as they seek to expand the horizons of science while living out their faith. This obligation raises some significant issues: reasons for such research, moral cautions, choosing the...

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    In the Name of the Law! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Realizing the profound values of the law, but also its definite limits, helps us to see it no longer as an obstacle to our freedom, but as a precious help in our journey."

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    Sending Justice to Victory Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Why a merciful, loving God does not stop injustice is an age-old question. It has some rational answers rooted in the nature of God."

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    When Two Become One - The Mathematics of Marriage Tertiary-Lifelong
    "What does it mean becoming one? Is it possible for two differing persons to become 'one'? Some would say no. The Bible, however, says yes."

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    Words That Still Speak Tertiary-Lifelong
    "When a prophet’s words are disliked, debated, and discarded in the name of science, what should be the stand of those who believe in the inspiration of the Word?"

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    Catastrophism? Yes! Tertiary-Lifelong
    Roth explains catastrophism and uniformitarianism and gives an example of a geologist that changed the minds of many.

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    Creation and a Logical Faith Tertiary-Lifelong
    Ed Christian talks about believing in creation as an important aspect of having faith in Christ.

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    David Pendleton - Dialogue with an Adventist in the Hawaii House of Representatives Grade 11-Lifelong
    David Pendleton answers questions regarding his life and career in politics - What interested you in becoming an attorney and eventually an elected official? How would you encourage other Christians to get involved? How do you balance your work as a legislator...

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    Dialogue Editorial: His Glorious Riches Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A life that is centered in Jesus, a life that follows His lead and guidance, will discover that in Him and through Him every disappointment becomes an appointment with God, every threat of failure or discouragement becomes an opportunity through which...

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    Elizabeth Ostring - Dialogue with an Adventist family physician in New Zealand Grade 11-Lifelong
    Elizabeth Ostring answers questions regarding her career and mission - As a family physician, do you get to share the gospel with those who are hurting and cannot seem to get past the pain to God? How has your life's work prepared you to the participation...

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    Ellen White and Adventist Theology Tertiary-Lifelong
    Douglass focuses on Ellen G. White as a theological conceptualizer and talks about the Great Controversy theme.

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    Facing our giants - It is not if we will face them, but where, when, and how we will face them! Tertiary-Lifelong
    Pollard tells the story of David and Goliath, and talks about how we should have the assurance that God is with us as we face the giants in our lives.

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    For Eternity I Shall Offer Applause Grade 11-Lifelong
    Pat Grant tells his story of the indescribable lengths God will go to save anyone and the power one person can have when they live by faith and not by sight.

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    Grace Adeoye - Dialogue with a university lecturer and researcher from Nigeria Grade 10-Lifelong
    Grace Adeoye answers questions regarding her life and ministry - How were you named to the Commission on Human Sexuality? How did you become interested in parasitology? Do you have opportunities to share your Christian experience among your colleagues?

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    Harrington Fitz Henry - Dialogue with an engineer-evangelist in Jamaica Grade 11-Tertiary
    Harrington Fitz Henry answers questions about his faith, life, and career - In your experience, have you found it difficult to manage two large business enterprises and at the same time give so much of yourself to the work of the church? Can you recall some...

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    Hell - Eternal Torment or Annihilation? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Does hellfire torment the lost eternally or consume them permanently?" Bacchiocchi discusses hell and some of the more recent interpretations.

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    His Guiding Hand Tertiary-Lifelong
    Muñoz tells how God reentered his life after many detours in his path.

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    Keepers of Treasure Tertiary-Lifelong
    "What we do in our 'spare time' is of vital importance to our lives, and to the lives of others. It can make a fortune or wreck it. It can build character or destroy it. In essence, what you do with your time presents your philosophy of life."

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    Laugh and Be Healthy Tertiary-Lifelong
    “A merry heart doeth good like a medicine” – Uffindell talks about the benefits of laughter and how the body’s immune system works.

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    Linda Hyder Ferry - Dialogue with a physician for such a time as this Grade 11-Lifelong
    Linda Hyder Ferry answers questions regarding her life, mission, and career - So what led you to this dynamic mission to combat smoking? What about those who say you should just pray? So what exactly does nicotine do? What’s the real killer?

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    Modern Martyrs - Faith at any Cost Tertiary-Lifelong
    Jerry Moon talks about modern martyrs and challenges others to evaluate their commitment to Christ.

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    Narcissus and Samson Tertiary-Lifelong
    Pereyra talks about the similarity between the Greek myth of Narcissus and Samson as well as Narcissism in today's culture.

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    Seeing Through the Eyes of Jesus Tertiary-Lifelong
    So, what does seeing through Jesus' eyes mean? This article observes these four points - Vision of compassion, Vision without obstruction, Vision based on Cod's revelation, and Vision of courage.

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    The Adventist Church and a Billion Dollars Tertiary-Lifelong
    Patterson talks about increased tithe in the Adventist church, it's biblical origins, and the financial distribution.

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    The Bible - How is it unique? Tertiary-Lifelong
    The Bible is a unique book — in its historicity, origin, monotheism, prophecies, and redemptive focus. Bemmelen describes each of these unique aspects.

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    The Big Bang Model - An Appraisal Tertiary-Lifelong
    De Groot talks about some scientific views, including the big bang theory, and although science has helped us learn many things about nature, sin has marred God's handiwork.

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    The Case for a Recent Creation Tertiary-Lifelong
    "While the scientific community rejects the biblical account of beginnings, there is a significant body of scientific data that is hard to explain unless you believe in the recent creation depicted in the Bible."

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    The Gift of Affirmation Tertiary-Lifelong
    Craig talks about affirmation and challenges us to become affirmers.

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    Though the Heavens Fall Tertiary-Lifelong
    A number of trends in contemporary society seek to entice Christians away from how we should think and live. King talks about three of these trends - secularism, moral relativism, and inconsistent living.

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    Two Cultures - One Marriage Tertiary
    Smith talks about interracial and intercultural marriages, and the environmental impact on marriage. He also talks about the importance of religious background and common interests.

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    Victor Issa - Dialogue with an Adventist sculptor with a vision for the beautiful Grade 11-Lifelong
    Victor Issa answers questions regarding his life and career - What sets your sculpture apart from others? Does your cultural or ethnic background affect your work? How do you balance the family/work aspect of your life?

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    When the Earth's Crust Explodes Tertiary-Lifelong
    Kennedy talks about volcanos and earthquakes and a Christian framework.

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    A Christian View of Sex Tertiary-Lifelong
    Society’s attitude toward sex has swung from one extreme to another. Bacchiocchi shares seven principles from a biblical perspective on how to relate to sex.

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    A Walking Perfume Tertiary-Lifelong
    Dabrowski tells how we should reflect Christ by being a walking perfume and spreading His aroma.

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    Adventists and Fiction - Another Look Grade 9-Tertiary
    Moncrieff talks about factual and fictional writing. He covers several key arguments and includes information about Ellen White's writing and the Bible in regards to fiction.

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    Archaeology and the Bible Tertiary-Lifelong
    In the past few decades, a number of seals, seal impressions, rings, bone boxes, and other ancient artifacts have surfaced—some of them in museums, some from private collectors, and others from recent excavations. This article reviews some of these artifacts...

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    At the Brink of the Gene Age Tertiary
    Javor talks about genes, DNA, and genetic studies and research.

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    Attitudes can Make or Break Tertiary-Lifelong
    Two young students from the present and two literary giants from the past lead the author, Mary Wong, to reflect that attitudes can make life either linger on the clouds or leap to the rainbows.

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    Bertha Saveniers - Dialogue with an Adventist Sculptor in Belgium Grade 10-Lifelong
    Saveniers answers some questions regarding her career as a sculptor - How did you land in the world of arts and sculpture? Are you able to relate your work and Christian witnessing? As an art teacher, how do you relate to students?

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    Beverly Wesner-Hoehn - Dialogue with an Adventist musician Grade 11-Lifelong
    Beverly Wesner-Hoehn answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career - Why did you choose to specialize in the harp? How has your faith affected or influenced your career? What role does music play in the life of your family?

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    Death Penalty & Bible Versions Tertiary-Lifelong
    Reid talks about the death penalty from an Adventist point of view. Kubo talks about new Bible translations and their importance in today's society.

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    Ethel Nelson - Dialogue with an Adventist pathologist and writer Grade 10-Lifelong
    Nelson discusses her beliefs as an atheist and her conversion to Christianity. Pathology as a career is also discussed.

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    Extraterrestrial life Tertiary-Lifelong
    William Shea talks about extraterrestrial life, UFO's, and similar phenomena in regards to the bible and Ellen White's writing.

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    Freedom and Nationalism - A Pauline Perspective Tertiary
    Herold Weiss talks about Paul's prospective of the freedom through Christ, the ultimate freedom, and freedom and the body of Christ. He concludes with denationalization - Paul's theological legacy.

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    Ghanem Fargo - Dialogue with an Adventist Businessman in Iraq Tertiary
    Ghanem Fargo answers some questions about his career - How did you get into business? What is your position in the business establishment now? Has the Gulf War and the embargo affected your business? In your experience, have you found it difficult to be a...

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    God So Loves the City! Tertiary-Lifelong
    The Bible begins with a garden and ends with a city. Countless examples in the Bible show that God loves the city. This articles encourages Christians to become city missionaries.

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    God Will Take Care of Us Grade 11-Lifelong
    Corrine Vanderwerff recounts the horrible experiences and personal impact that Tutsi and Hutu conflict had on her life.

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    God's Power at Russia's Frontier Grade 11-Lifelong
    Gina McHenry served in Russia as a volunteer teacher. She tells her story of how God used her to impact the lives of many Russians.

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    God, the Sparrow, and the Emerald Boa Tertiary-Lifelong
    Baldwin talks about good and evil in both nature and human beings. The seven biblical principles discussed here regarding the effect of sin on nature show how the Christian may discern God’s loving character in nature and also the marks of Satan’s...

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    Intrauterine Devices Tertiary
    Whiting discusses the use of intrauterine devices and other means of pregnancy prevention from a Christian prospective.

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    Is Koko a Person? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Walters attempts to explain the differences between a person and a human.

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    Is There Design in Nature? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Gibson presents an argument for design with examples of arguers for and against divine design.

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    Isaac Newton - Scientist and theologian Tertiary
    Dr. Vieira presents Isaac Newton as a theologian. He talks about some of Newton's interpretations of the Bible.

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    John Ap - Dialogue with an Adventist urban and tourism planner Grade 11-Lifelong
    John Ap answers questions regarding his career, faith, and keeping the Sabbath - How does being in the tourism business affect your vacation time? How do you handle the Sabbath problem in a school where teachers are required to work five and a half days a...

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    Jon Johanson - Dialogue with an Adventist Record-breaking Aviator from Australia Grade 11-Lifelong
    Johanson answers some questions regarding his passion and career - Nursing and flying. Do they go together? When you are navigating your plane, do you have time to think about God? Besides the great success, do you recall anything special about this trip of...

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    Joseph Wolff - Missionary Extraordinaire Tertiary-Lifelong
    Maxwell recounts Joseph Wolff's missionary journey. Joseph Wolff’s astonishing career is in itself fascinating, but for Seventh-day Adventists it holds unique interest, for in all his dangerous journeying he announced the second coming of Christ on the...

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    Lars Justinen - Dialogue with an Adventist illustrator and artist Grade 11-Lifelong
    Lars Justinen answers questions regarding his faith and career - Did you have any formal art training? With technology affecting every area of life, how do you perceive its effect on art? How do you feel your Christian faith affects your work as an artist?

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    Ljiljana (Lilo) Ljubisic - Dialogue with an Adventist world-class athlete Grade 10-Lifelong
    Ljiljana Ljubisic answers questions regarding her life and career - What has helped you most to be successful? What was the cause of your blindness? What made you decide to become an athlete?

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    Mario Veloso - Dialogue with an Adventist poet from Chile Grade 10-Lifelong
    Mario Veloso answers questions such as: "Your journey to Adventism began by accident? Why do you write poetry? And In your formative years as a poet, who influenced you the most?"

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    Mary Atieno Ang'awa, an Adventist Judge in Kenya's High Court Grade 11-Lifelong
    Mary Atieno Ang’awa answers questions such as: "As a woman judge in a part of the world where male dominance is prevalent, how do you feel? You are known as a no-nonsense judge. Being a judge and a Seventh-day Adventist at the same time, do you...

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    Mission in Madagascar Tertiary
    Dr. Toledo tells his incredible story of how he became a missionary in Madagascar. When it comes to missions, you may ask the same question he often does - What does God expect of me in this world?

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    My Search for Truth Grade 11-Lifelong
    Shanmuganathan tells his personal story of how he turned to the Bible and became a Christian.

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    Pik-Yee Kan - Dialogue with an Adventist family physician in Singapore Grade 11-Lifelong
    Pik-Yee Kan answers some questions about her medical career - What mission have you perceived for yourself in your chosen career? Did you encounter any problems at the university? Was your decision to remain loyal to the observance of the Sabbath a result...

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    Postmodernism and New Age - The Subtle Connections Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article will deal with four questions - What is postmodernism? What is New Age spirituality? Is there a relationship between the two? What cautions should we take against these subtle dangers?

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    Psychology of Postmodern Society - An Eschatological Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    Luke records six signs pointing to end times. Adventist eschatology has traced the first three's fulfillment. This article deals with the second set of signs involving human life as it approaches the end of time.

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    Raymond Romand - Dialogue with an Adventist neurobiologist in France Grade 11-Lifelong
    Dr. Raymond Romand answers questions about his career and conversion - How and when did you decide to become a scientist? Was the Adventist environment helpful in leading you to these decisions in your intellectual and professional life? You were a student...

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    Rembrandt - The Spiritual Journey of an Artist Tertiary
    Rembrandt's works of art, particularly the later ones, reflected a basic spiritual philosophy that may be defined in six major thrusts. Carstens shares these six points as well as a brief history of Rembrandt's life.

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    Sabbath Exams - Problem or Opportunity? Tertiary
    Diez tells the personal story of how her Sabbath convictions became an opportunity for witnessing.

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    Sientje Mewengkang - Dialogue with an Adventist Congresswoman in Indonesia Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sientje Mewengkang answers questions regarding her career and her faith - How would you describe your first interaction with Adventists? Have you ever been challenged for keeping your faith in the Lord? How can you witness to the central government in Jakarta,...

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    Sir James Carlisle - Dialogue with the Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sir James Carlisle answers questions regarding his career and his faith - How were you attracted to Adventism? Do you find opportunities to witness for your faith in connection with your work? Is your family involved in Christian activities?

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    Student Stress - Can You Manage It? Tertiary
    Can you manage stress? Julian Melgosa answers the questions - how does stress work and are stressful situations always bad? Melgosa also covers the effect of stress, how to deal with stress, and the spiritual components.

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    Suicide - What you should know Tertiary-Lifelong
    Judy Cushman provides information, warning signs, facts, and myths regarding suicide. She also talks about what the attitude of an Adventist should be towards suicide.

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    The Adventist Message and the Challenge of Evolution Tertiary-Lifelong
    Terreros talks about how evolution views origins, theistic evolution, creation and judgment, and five important implications of this trend toward theistic evolution for Seventh-day Adventists.

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    The Age of Fossils Tertiary
    Roth shares beliefs and techniques regarding the age of fossils, rocks, and ultimately, the earth.

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    The Challenge of Postmodernism Tertiary-Lifelong
    Gary Land covers the background, humanities and the history of postmodernism. He answers the question: How shall we respond to postmodernism? And covers self-contradictions, practical problems, and the Christian concerns.

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    The Christian and Politics Tertiary-Lifelong
    Beach talks about the role of a Christian in politics, covering biblical basis of socio-political responsibilities, dual citizenship between Christ's kingdom and earth, and other concepts regarding politics and church involvement.

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    The Education of a Pathologist Grade 11-Lifelong
    Mashburn tells the story of his education, college romance, and unique journey into Adventism.

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    The Flood - Just a local catastrophe? Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article is an examination of archaeological evidence, linguistics, and literary traditions shows that a local Mesopotamian river valley flood cannot adequately explain the biblical flood.

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    The Ideal Lawyer Tertiary
    Walter Carson tells a story about a lawyer defending his client. As Christians we will have Jesus Christ, our Lawyer, appearing before the Father, before the Judge of the universe.

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    The New Age Is Not so New, After All... Tertiary-Lifelong
    David Marshall attempts to answer these questions - "What is New Age? How did it become a mass movement? Where is it going? What must be the Christian defense?"

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    The Search for Adam's Ancestors Tertiary-Lifelong
    Where did Adam come from? Kennedy provides research on what a human is and the hominids.

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    The Synagogue and the Church Tertiary-Lifelong
    Doukham talks about the common ground between Judaism and Christianity as well as what each faith could learn from the other. Also included is the ten points of Seelisberg.

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    The Three Faces of Love Tertiary
    Len McMillan breaks love down into three faces - the “if” face, the “because” face, and the “in spite of” face. These faces show up, depending on our needs, wants, desires, and motivation. Which face is your face?

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    Three Men Meet Jesus Tertiary-Lifelong
    Mark Finley talks about three men that met Jesus - Simon, the thief, and the Roman centurion.

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    True Independence Tertiary-Lifelong
    Charles Taylor talks about dependence, independence, and the freedom experienced only through Christ.

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    Truth Is a Person Tertiary-Lifelong
    Rodriguez talks about the human desire for truth and finding the ultimate Truth.

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    Understanding How Nature Works - Last Piece of the Puzzle? Grade 11-Lifelong
    The ubiquity of dynamic and complex systems and chaos has helped mathematicians recognize the limitations of the scientific process and the wider scope of mathematics. They also offer some new opportunities for the believer in a Creator God to enlarge his...

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    What Debt? Grade 11-Lifelong
    David Birkenstock talks about the story of forgiving debt in Matthew 18:21-35 and relates it to a personal experience.

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    Where on earth is the Third World? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Rasi talks about what a third world country is and how Christians should view the term.

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    You'll Never Make it Through Graduate School Grade 11-Lifelong
    Ford, a chemistry professor, reflects on how he maintained his faith amidst the struggles of graduate studies.

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    A Locked Jaw and the Still Small Voice Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Does God speak to you when you can't speak at all? In my case, He did."

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    A Song From Poland Tertiary-Lifelong
    "We student missionaries came to the conclusion that our role as witnesses and missionaries is to be like the sower in the parable (see Matthew 13:3-8). We are simply witnesses--people who tell what they have heard and seen and give their personal testimony....

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    Adventist Advance in Latin America Tertiary
    Adventist Advance in Latin America talks about the influence of literature, the witness of laypersons, the work of self-supporting missionaries, strategies for growth and challenges for the future.

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    Alexei Sergeev - Dialogue With an Adventist Art Historian in Russia Tertiary
    Alexei Sergeev answers questions including: "What makes the Hermitage a special museum?" "When did you become interested in art?" "How did you get access to a Bible?" "That was your first contact with Seventh-day Adventists?"...

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    Animals and Humans - Are They Equal? Tertiary
    "Are humans and animals equal? Animal rights advocates would say yes. Others would say that there are essential differences between the two. What is the Christian stand? Does the Bible say anything on the issue?"

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    Another Look at the Battle of the Sexes Tertiary
    "In many societies an uncertainty seems to grip men and women as to their roles. On the one hand, women, having won their right to the workplace after being excluded for centuries, feel stressed out from the pressures of trying to be "superwoman"--breadwinner,...

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    Are Music Choices Really Important? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Call an airlines office. Enter a supermarket. Stop at a bank. Walk by a teenager's room. You can't escape it. From the soothing to the shattering, from the rock to the rap, from the classical to the popular, music is everywhere. It's almost omnipresent....

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    Artificial Intelligence - Can Machines Think? Tertiary
    The attempt to emulate human intelligence raises ethical questions. Christianity and science have disagreed over this issue for many centuries. So how should a Christian respond? Scripture provides principles which can help us evaluate potential consequences...

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    Beyond Life's Disruptions Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Disruptions to one's plans are often unexplainable and difficult to accept. To claim Romans 8:28 ("all things work together for good to them that love God") appears most difficult in such situations. But life must go on. Dreams are part of...

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    Birgid Faber - Dialogue With an Adventist Orthodontist in Germany Grade 11-Lifelong
    "As an orthodontist I work with children, who usually come with their parents. This allows me to draw their attention to the gospel, for example, by putting a certain kind of literature in our waiting room. We live in quite a religious area, with different...

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    Christ's Resurrection - Hoax or History? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Many scholars, including some liberal theologians, do not accept the resurrection of Jesus as a historical fact, even though the New Testament considers it crucial to the Christian faith. Why? Is there sufficient evidence for us to believe in a risen...

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    Christians and Bioethics - Can the Bible Help? Tertiary
    "God intends that Christians assist each other in following Jesus by participating in the life of their faith community (Matthew 18:20). God gives gifts to the members of His body so that they may help one another with growth in the faith (Ephesians 4:11-16)....

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    Christians Versus Culture Tertiary
    "We are in the world, a world that God loves, and a world in which we have a mission. And yet we are not of this world, and we should guard against falling in love with this world...."In a broad sense, culture may be defined as the beliefs, values,...

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    Coal - How Did It Originate? Tertiary
    "Call it black diamond. Call it basket of power. Or call it coal. It is one of the most useful natural resources found in the earth. It's composed of vegetable matter, modified by heat, pressure, catalytic activity, and decay. But how did the vegetable...

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    Dialogue Editorial - The Question that Matters Tertiary
    Who am I? Where am I going? Am I alone, or do I have any assistance?

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    Elfred Lee - Dialogue With an Adventist Artist in Mexico Grade 10-Lifelong
    "Lee's art stands out for its beauty and serenity. He has chosen to portray the uplifting feeling of peace and joy that characterize the Christian life."

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    Footprints in the Sands of Time Tertiary-Lifelong
    "How should science relate to ideas that seem unusual, outrageous, or simply absurd?"

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    Francisco Ramos Mexïa - The first modern Seventh-day Adventist? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Who is a Seventh-day Adventist? Simply put, one who keeps the seventh-day Sabbath and looks forward to the literal return of Jesus Christ in the near future. Of course, there are other fundamental beliefs a Seventh-day Adventist subscribes to, but these...

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    From Communist Daughter to God's Translator Grade 11-Lifelong
    I was raised a loyal communist in the former Soviet Union. My father was a communist political officer who served the Soviet government in Romania, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, and Cuba. My family was indeed very "Red." Although it may be hard for...

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    Grace Emori - Dialogue With an Adventist Epidemiologist Grade 10-Lifelong
    "Ms. Emori has been awarded many honors, including Loma Linda University's Alumna of the Year in 1992. Because of her dedication and priorities, Emori has earned the respect of her peers and friends."

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    Graffiti On Our Hearts Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God wants to inscribe within the depths of our lives the ultimate expression of love. His law is not simply a list of duties. As we develop in the joy of loving God and our fellow human beings, we find that it is a way of life. Now that is a life-changing...

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    How To Pray Tertiary
    "Is it possible to pray continually?" "Three steps would put you on the road: understand prayer, make prayer a daily habit, and grow in prayer."

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    In the Beginning - How to Interpret Genesis 1 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "With such beauty, majesty, and simplicity begins the Genesis account of Creation. Yet an analysis of Genesis chapter 1 is not as simple and straightforward as a casual reading of the biblical text may suggest. Modern interpretation of biblical cosmogony...

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    Ingrid Klamberg - Dialogue With an Adventist Sex Counselor in Sweden Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Klämberg is director of the Youth Counseling Center in the city of Boras, Sweeden. She supervises a team of seven professionals who assist young men and women who come seeking help in matters of family relationships and sexuality. She also teaches...

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    Is There Hope for the Unevangelized? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "I believe that God usually saves people through human messengers sharing His good news. I also believe that God is fair and loving, and not limited by our failure to give the message. He reads the hearts of people and judges accordingly. While Jesus...

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    Manuel Lacunza - The Adventist Connection Tertiary
    "What motivated Lacunza to write this book? His detractors pointed to the psychological frustrations of exile and the later suspension of his religious order. Others interpreted it as a conservative Christian reaction to the Enlightenment, especially...

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    Mario H Ochoa - Dialogue With the Executive Vice President of ADRA International Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Attorney Mario H. Ochoa is the executive vice president of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency International (ADRA), with headquarters at Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.A. His duties include program and project supervision, staff training coordination,...

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    Milton S Afonso - Dialogue With an Adventist Philanthropist in Brazil Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Milton Soldani Afonso is a Seventh-day Adventist lawyer and businessman entirely committed to the advance of the church's mission in the world. He and his family own more than 20 companies in Brazil, the most important of which is the Golden Cross,...

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    Nathan Greene - Dialogue With an Adventist Illustrator Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Greene is still in the beginning stages of his career as an illustrator. Yet, in his early 30s, he has worked for such renowned clients as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Christianity Today, Focus on the Family, World Book Encyclopedia,...

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    Preparing for a Happy Marriage Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Marriage is important, but preparation for marriage is just as important. Choosing a marriage partner is one of the most important steps a young person takes in life. Such a decision must not be taken lightly or hastily. Experience suggests that there...

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    Rachel Nyirabu - Dialogue With the Wife of Tanzania's Ambassador to the U.S.A Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Rachel Nyirabu is more than the spouse of Tanzania's ambassador to the United States. She is a world traveler, a successful career woman, a well-respected citizen of her country, a down-to-earth mom, a friendly hostess, and a humble Christian."

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    Racism Versus Christianity Tertiary
    "Racism is almost as old as the human race. It appears in many forms, both crude and subtle. Racism exists when we allow color, caste, language, nationality, tribe, ethnicity, culture or any such factor to erect a wall between people either individually...

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    Shall We Dance? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Is this indicative of an approaching death to Adventism's unique lifestyle? Perhaps not. Adventism is more than a way of life. Its heart, its foundation, its crown is the gospel of Jesus Christ. It is a living faith. Those who identify Adventism with...

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    The Cry of Rosy Tertiary
    "The ultimate question in terms of my own salvation is not how many lives I have changed or how much injustice I have prevented, but how much of myself I have given to another human being in need. Right now I don't know where Rosy, her mother and baby...

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    The Journey Must Go On! Tertiary
    With a test of loyalty, a national responsibility, and a tug at his heart, Mishael has a story to tell. "The road has been long; the journey as been rough; the struggles have been many. Yet through it all, I have seen God bid me come higher, holding on...

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    The View From Andromeda Tertiary
    "What about us, we launchers of the Viking and Apollo spacecrafts, we makers of the orbiting Hubble observatory and the Very Large Array radio telescopes strewn over 39 miles of New Mexico desert? Do our achievements make us more, or less, humble? More,...

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    Verna Alva - Dialogue With an Adventist Psychiatrist in Peru Grade 10-Lifelong
    Dr. Alva answers some questions including: "Why did you choose medicine as a profession? What kind of challenges did you face at the university? What led you to specialize in psychiatry? What does it mean to you to be a Seventh-day Adventist?"

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    What Shall I Wear? Tertiary
    Samuele Bacchiocchi covers seven principles for Christian dress. "Clothes do not make a Christian, but Christians reveal their identity through their clothes and appearance."

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    When God Sheds Tears Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Our afflictions move God, move Him emotionally but also move Him to show His intent. We may not always see the evidence of His power today as we face disaster, disease, and death. We may, instead, merely sense His tears. Nonetheless, the New Testament...

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    William Miller - The Man Behind the Story of 1844 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Miller's ideas on Bible prophecy and the imminent return of Jesus can be better understood in the context of a broad religious movement that emerged concurrently in Europe and the Americas during the first part of the 19th century. After the demise of...

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    Questions to Dialogue about Stewardship and Student Life Tertiary
    "How does stewardship apply to me as a college student? I need money now and am not in a position to put money in the offering plate, even though I’d like to be able to."

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    Restful Peace, Trust in the Lord Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The perfect antidote for anxiety and alarm is to trust in the Lord. He never fails."

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    The Christian and Politics - Peril or Opportunity? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A case for living a life like Christ, of Christ, and for Christ in every way."

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    The Gospel That Came to Abraham Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Trusting God to fulfill His promises, especially at a time of greatest discouragement, is an integral part of salvation."

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    To Church or Not to Church? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Church is about our need to stick together, to learn to get along while still here on earth, and it is about service to the world around us."

  • The Other Side of Truth Grade 5-Grade 8
    When Nigeria's corrupt military government kills their mother, twelve-year-old Sade and her brother Femi think their lives are over. Out of fear for their safety, their father, an outspoken journalist, decides to smuggle the children out of Nigeria and their...

  • Using Today's Technology to Market Your School Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Josephson presents the alternatives in communicating with parents: home phone, direct mail, email, cell phone, and text messaging. He suggests using the latter, cost-effective and most commonly used by adults today, rather than more traditional methods.

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    Adventist Colleges and Universities - Wikipedia Listing Tertiary-Lifelong
    An incomplete, unofficial list of Adventist college and university websites, shared through wikipedia.

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    Adventist Secondary Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A (incomplete, unofficial) list of secondary schools (high schools, academies) affiliated with the Seventh-day Adventist church shared through wikipedia.

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    Bible History Online Grade 5-Lifelong
    Find a variety of resources to better understand the historical background of the Bible. Sections include: ancient documents, Egypt, Greece, Israel, Near East, Persia, Rome and other; archaeology; Bible history; Bible searches; biblical archaeology; children's...

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    Health Information Online Grade 9-Lifelong
    Looking for information about health topics, anatomy or medicine? This webpage, built by Andrews University's reference librarian Wolfhard Touchard, will guide you to the best online resources and guides on the topic.

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    Hebrew for Christians - Free Learning Tools Tertiary-Lifelong
    basic information about the Hebrew alphabet, vowels, and Biblical Hebrew grammar so that you can better understand the Scriptures from a Hebraic point of view. Join me in my Bet Midrash (house of study), and progress from knowing not one letter of Hebrew to...

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    I Didn't Even Know I Liked You - Elementary Students Learn People Skills and Subject Matter Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This article from the special JAE issue on cooperative learning shows how students involved with cooperative learning not only master subject matter, but also learn social skills. One of the first steps the classroom teacher must take is to provide opportunities...

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    Service is Nothing But Love in Work Clothes Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Ruth Smith shares the various ways her home economics class is able to model and teach service within the school, community and mission outreach. Some of the activities include making soup for the local men's shelter, cookies for the food bank, sewing quilts,...

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    Seventy-Two Hours To Go! Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Kathleen Mitchell shares insights gleaned after two weeks of trying to keep the doors of her school open. She shares how facing the challenging financial decisions, recalling words of wisdom and appreciation from students and parents, and holding on to scriptural...

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    Vaccinating your Child against Substance Abuse 0-2 years-Lifelong
    This article gives some suggestions for ways that parents can help prevent their children from using drugs.

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    Arts Attack Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Arts Attack is an entire art curriculum for use in K-8 schools. The DVD (or online) format of this program has been designed to make it easy for the classroom teacher to facilitate a comprehensive, developmental and sequential program based on the principles...

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    Barna Research Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Barna Research provides organizations with current, accurate, and reliable information in bite-sized pieces and at affordable prices, to help facilitate effective and strategic decision-making for Christian ministries.

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    Beliefs about Origins - Religious Tolerance.org Grade 7-Lifelong
    A source of information for science teachers regarding the "theories of origins and development of life, plant and animal species, the earth, & the rest of the universe."

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    Calculator Quirks for the TI-83+ Grade 5-Lifelong
    Del Spenst, a teacher at Parkview Academy in Canada, compiled a list of useful shortcuts for the TI-83+ graphing calculator.

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    Inspiration Art & Scripture Grade 5-Lifelong
    Select inspirational Christian art and nature posters for home, church and school settings.

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    Introducing Pathways - A Journey to Excellence Through Literacy Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Having trouble getting started with Pathways? Not sure what questions to ask? Start here! Columbia Union’s Barb Plubell answers a lot of the “what’s, why’s, and how to’s” to get you off to a good start.

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    Josh McDowell Daily Devotionals for Youth & Families Grade 9-Lifelong
    Read daily devotionals online or subscribe to an RSS feed. "Josh McDowell Ministry has daily devotionals that cover a variety of topics relevant to today's youth and families. These devotionals will be an excellent resource for thinking through difficult...

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    Kendall Hunt Religious Publishing Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kendall Hunt is the publisher of the NAD Adventist K-8 reading series (Pathways), as well as Kindergarten Stepping Stones and ByDesign Science.

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    Operation Christmas Child Grade 9-Grade 12
    Sponsored by Samaritan's Purse, Operation Christmas Child is a service project that provides millions of shoe box gifts to millions of children around the world. Children also receive gospel booklets in their own language.

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    Preventing the Spread of Infection in Faith Communities Toolkit Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "This toolkit was developed specifically for faith communities [churches and schools] to assist with infection control and emergency planning. In this toolkit you will find very helpful fact sheets, posters, resources for kids and schools/nurseries and...

  • Christian Resource
    Sonlight Curriculum Preschool-Grade 12
    Complete integrated Christian curriculum ideal for homeschooling and expatriate K-12 students. Preschool and Pre-K programs also available. Features international focus, with complete but flexible scheduling, as few textbooks and workbooks as possible, all...

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    Student Information Systems Recommended for North American Adventist Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    NAD Education has approved three Student Information System (SIS) vendors: Small School Minder (SSM), InformationNOW, and Renweb. This page links to key information about these three and advisory tech support groups.

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    Twenty and Ten - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book Grade 4
    NAD Pathways Grade 4 selection for Theme 9: Social Issues & Culture. Twenty school children hide ten Jewish children from the Nazis occupying France during World War II.

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    Young's Analytical Concordance to the Bible Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This concordance "casts all words in the Bible into alphabetical order and arranges them under their respective original words. This helps the reader to analyze more accurately the various uses of the original Hebrew and Greek words. Includes over 300,000...

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    A Creationist's View of the Solar System Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Bible reveals a vital principle regarding the Creator’s activities. Undergirding every act of God is a far- reaching, loving purpose, stemming from infinite wisdom."

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    A New Trinity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "One of the authors in the first issue of Dialogue reflects on the past in light of the present and asks, 'Have I also come of age in the intervening 25 years? Has my own faith matured in step with my own life experience?'”

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    Adam and Eve - Lessons from the Old Story Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The divine ideal that no person has claim to unique privileges and superiority over others should triumph in God’s church as the vibrant demonstration of God’s will for humankind."

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    Adventist Student Retreat in Europe Studies Church and Social Justice Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Forty-five Adventist students from universities across Europe gathered at a farmhouse in Ter Aar, the Netherlands, for a thought-provoking weekend congress entitled, 'We Can’t Look Away: The Church and Social Justice.'”

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    Affirming Women in a World of Darkness - The Call to Arise and Shine Tertiary-Lifelong
    "We are the light when we stand for justice and truth in the public square, at work, in our homes, in churches. We dim that light when we indulge in pride, jealousy, strife, abuse, and immorality."

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    Amalgamation of Man and Beast - What Did Ellen White Mean? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The riddle of Ellen White’s 'amalgamation' statements may be solved by recognizing in her meaning not just interbreeding, but also incest and animal inbreeding."

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    An Ancient Honor Roll Tertiary-Lifelong
    "When God names a person to the honor roll of the righteous, He recognizes a life of trusting God and His Word, no matter what."

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    Be Still and Know Tertiary
    "How the words of Psalm 46:9 rescued one out of death to a new resurrection, out of shame and abuse to a life of fulfillment, out of nothingness into a gem of God’s own glory – A true story."

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    Be Strong and Courageous Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Confidence in the inspired Word, combined with knowledge and personal acquaintance with the principles of geology, can generate a vision of how geological history must differ from conventional geological interpretations."

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    Behavioral Addictions - The Hidden Dangers Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Behavioral addictions follow a neural path similar to chemical addictions. The reward systems are so powerful that once one is trapped, it is difficult to break loose. Knowledge and awareness of how behavioral addictions work are excellent prophylactic...

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    Benjamin Paulo Paiva - Dialogue with an Adventist former Deputy Speaker of the Angola National Assembly Tertiary
    "While in the National Assembly, Paiva faced some challenges, although he prefers to refer to them as opportunities to enlarge his ministry. One of his major contributions was to work with the national government to officially recognize the Adventist...

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    Beyond Walls - Building Bridges Through Public Art Tertiary-Lifelong
    "My goal is to direct energy to benefit the community and make it more beautiful. I am motivated by the potential that I see in these young people and want them to understand they have choices and can benefit their societies. I want to see them catch...

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    Can a Christian Be a Good Scientist? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "It is the scientists who believed in God the Creator and the truths of the Bible who laid the foundations of modern science."

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    Caring for the Environment - God's Business and Ours Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God envisions an ecological future. It is a future, however, that depends on our stewardship."

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    Christopher Mbulawa - Dialogue with an Adventist Police Officer in Botswana Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Inspector Mbulawa currently serves as assistant commissioner of the Botswana Police Service, in charge of public relations. He is an active member and current head elder of the Broadhurst Seventh-day Adventist Church in Gaborone."

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    Congenital Christianity Tertiary-Lifelong
    "If your religious experience is dry and barren, if you are working hard to keep up an outward Adventist appearance without the power of Adventism, if you are busy for the Lord while feeling empty inside, if you feel as if your path in Christianity and...

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    Consuming Jesus Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Churches need to create worship experiences that are designed to satisfy people’s perceived needs, and have their comfort at its core. While this approach might be successful in drawing a crowd, normally it will not create mature followers of Christ....

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    Darwinism and the 19th-century Conflict Between Science and Religion Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Whatever does not distinguish between speculation and the teaching of the Holy Scriptures will inevitably lead to confusion. Basing our beliefs on what others say is simply too risky."

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    Dealing with New Atheism - Living Your Faith in a Hostile World Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Often the best witness in a hostile world that denies your faith is a life that is consistent with the faith that you profess."

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    Death as Sleep in Adventism and in Scripture Tertiary-Lifelong
    "What does the Scripture imply when it refers to death as sleep? How did its usage evolve in Adventist theological history? What are the implications of this theological metaphor, both in preaching and in the development of our doctrine of the state of...

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    Dennis Dean Tidwell - Dialogue with an Adventist U.S. Foreign Service Officer Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Dennis Dean Tidwell is currently working with the U.S. Department of State in Kabul, Afghanistan, where he assists in the coordination of international development assistance."

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    Dialogue Editorial - I Found Faith in Singapore Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Relationship is at the core of Christian faith. Because God is relational, He stretched from heaven to earth and reached across the alienation of time and place and even death to lovingly bond a connection to us forever through Christ. Whether you...

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    Dialogue Editorial - Waiting and Hoping Tertiary-Lifelong
    "While Christian life is one of waiting linked to hope, the fulfillment of this often seems to take too long a time, and the process seems to raise anxiety, engender questions, test patience, and sometimes foster doubts. Yet in biblical perspective, waiting...

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    Dialogue Editorial: Be Still and Know Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Perhaps it will be in the morning, at noon, or at the close of the day, but we must set aside time, quality time, for God. Only then will the water of your life be still. Only then will others see the reflection of Jesus."

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    Dialogue Editorial: Inspire to be. Empower to share. Tertiary
    In March of 2015, representatives from around the world met at the General Conference headquarters for a Public Campus Ministry (PCM) summit and symposium. "They came to build on more than 60 years of Adventist ministry on public campuses and launch it...

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    Dialogue Editorial: Organizing for Mission Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Representing a membership of 18.5 million in 216 of the 237 countries and territories recognized by the United Nations, around 2,600 delegates will gather in San Antonio, Texas, from July 2 to 11, 2015. Together, they will affirm the church’s faith...

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    Dialogue Editorial: Saints -Their Identity, Address, Calling Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Among the varied introductions Paul employed in writing his Epistles, one has meant a lot to me: 'to the saints who are in Ephesus, and faithful in Christ Jesus' (Ephesians 1:1, NKJV). This salutation gives me as a follower of Jesus my identity, my address,...

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    Dialogue Editorial: The Mark of a Christian Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Thus, the mark of a Christian is not what one wears, but what one is. Love at any cost, love at any time, love in any situation, love in the face of all odds is the distinguishing mark of following the One who commanded, 'Love one another.'”

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    Dialogue Editorial: The Power to Serve Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A special temptation for those with advanced or professional degrees of any kind is to turn inward and thereby serve oneself...An education enhances the health and well-being of the whole family and results in higher social status. Along with these things...

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    Dialogue Editorial: Will You Have Friends in Heaven? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Let us give away our Master’s gifts lavishly―sharing them freely with others. In this way, we will have many friends in heaven and be counted faithful at last."

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    Dimensions of Wisdom Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Ultimately, wisdom has to do with understanding God’s character and ways, and responding appropriately to His biddings."

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    Distractions Can Lead to Destruction - Lessons from Martha and Mary Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Between Martha’s anxiety over caring for her guests—good in itself—and Mary’s choice of sitting at the Master’s feet, Jesus showed the priority that should govern our choices in life."

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    Edino Biaggi - Dialogue with an Adventist musician from Argentina Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Born and raised in an Argentinian family of Adventist leaders, worldclass oboe performer Edino Biaggi started his career as a musician at the age of nine with a concert tour around Argentina."

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    Feel the Power Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Are you waiting for some future power surge, or are you letting the Holy Spirit do His work in and through you today?"

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    Fernando Montes Tapia - Dialogue with a Seventh-day Adventist Pediatric Surgeon and Researcher from Mexico Tertiary
    "Dr. Montes Tapia is professor of pediatrics and surgery and director of pediatric emergencies at the University Hospital of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Mexico."

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    God Exists! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Our chances of seeing God in the future are infinitely greater than the chances that science will discover a process that explains our existence."

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    Harnessing Talents to Participate in the Great Commission - An Artist Shares His Story Tertiary-Lifelong
    "I am an artist. I always will be. But because God has given me a call that extends beyond my art profession, I have accepted a mission to help other professionals like myself use the incredible privilege we have in the workplace. What better place to...

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    Heidi Schulz Maier - Dialogue with a German Adventist Professor and Researcher in Human Genetics Tertiary-Lifelong
    "It's not easy to find a Seventh-day Adventist human genetics scientist working on the cutting edge of the discipline. It is perhaps even more difficult to find one with a gift for teaching, for making complex definitions and notions easily understandable...

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    Hildebrando & Leah Camacho - A Dialogue with a Portuguese Adventist Couple Who Use Art as a Tool for Evangelism Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Hilde and Leah married in 2011. Both have artistic talents. While they have their professions and are involved in the ministry of Adventist Help in Greece, they also work together, utilizing their talents as artists. To them, art can be a powerful tool...

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    His Grace Is Sufficient Grade 9-Lifelong
    "What is amazing is that through the many, often painful, phases of my life, God never let go of me, making contact with my soul through that still, small voice, lighting my dark world with rays of His beautiful love."

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    How Should Christians Treat Animals in Research? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "In doing scientific research, we must not forget the domain of our stewardship, so as to move away from procedures that cause pain and suffering in animals. We can and must aspire to a higher level of responsibility to God and the rest of His creation."

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    Humberto M. Rasi - Dialogue with the Founder of this Journal Tertiary
    "As Dialogue’s former chief editor (1989-2007), I remember the long hours devoted to this publication as a worthwhile investment."

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    I Am a Campus Missionary Tertiary
    "I didn't go to university expecting to be a campus missionary. I went determined to study well, stand firm in my faith, serve my local church, and perhaps have a good conversation here and there. But through the caring community of my local church and...

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    Is Sincerity Enough? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Sincerity must be attached to something in order for it to mean something. It is impossible to be sincere without being sincere about something, and that means sincerity and belief cannot be separated."

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    Jesus - A Man for All People Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Four unmatched insights into the mind and values of Jesus, the matchless Man for all people."

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    John Ashton - Dialogue with an Adventist Scientist from Australia Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Dr. Ashton is currently strategic research manager at Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing, one of Australia’s largest cereal and health food producers."

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    Keto Mshigeni - Dialogue with an Adventist Marine Biologist, Vice-Chancellor of Hubert Kairuki Memorial University, Tanzania, and the Board Chair of Tanzania Atomic Agency Commission Tertiary-Lifelong
    "How does a little boy growing up in the tall mountains of Tanzania, who never saw the ocean until adulthood, become a marine biologist?"

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    Leadership - Acting Responsibly and Ethically - Lessons from the Life of Saul Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The life of Saul is preserved in Scripture, not for us to decide his eternal destiny but for us to learn how to face life’s challenges. Saul’s life as a leader illustrates some of the most common ethical mistakes of leadership."

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    Light in the Darkness Grade 11-Lifelong
    "To reflect light, you must be in the light. You cannot give what you have not received. You cannot share what you do not have. It is impossible to reflect light, unless you have a personal relationship with the Source of light."

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    Living Real - Lessons from Nicodemus Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Really living begins with a spiritual rebirth and continues with a constant total surrender to the divine Person and power of God’s Spirit."

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    Living the Christian Life in an Alien Culture Grade 11-Lifelong
    "As alien in a strange land, we as Christians are called upon to live honorable and morally upright lives so that people will glorify God, and so that we will fulfill our mission to those around us."

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    Lost and Found Grade 9-Lifelong
    "When I wrapped my arms around my poor little sheep, it felt like my heart would burst – from anguish because of the pain that she was suffering, and from joy because the search had not been in vain."

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    Margaret C. Ashby - Dialogue with an Adventist Senior Official of the Barbados Postal Service Tertiary
    "Born in an Adventist home, Ashby enjoyed church life in a country where 6 percent of the population is Adventist. However, during her youth, she drifted away from God."

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    Mathematics - A catalyst for faith? Tertiary
    "A number of features of mathematics and its relation to the sciences speak in harmony with Scripture’s revelation of God. Can this serve as a catalyst for faith?"

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    Nathalie Walther - Dialogue with a nurse from Switzerland Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Walther has a strong faith in her Creator God. She seeks to share hope with patients, their families, and colleagues. She also seeks to instill the love of service in her children and other young people in her local Adventist church."

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    Norma Nashed - Dialogue with the President and Founder of Restore a Child Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Based in Maryland, U.S.A., Restore a Child’s mission is to provide basic care to children: food, water, medical care, education, and in some cases shelter. It began informally with educational support for students in Jordan and now serves...

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    Not So with You! A Biblical Paradigm for Leadership Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The notion of a close link between leadership and influence is very important in the Bible. This article examines a passage from Deuteronomy, which is often referred to as the 'Law of the King' (Deuteronomy 17:14-20), and deduces some basic points related...

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    Paul Chibuike Anonaba - Dialogue with an Adventist Senior Advocate of Nigeria Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The lessons he learned in childhood led him to embrace two ideals that became an inseparable part of his life: a love for God as Creator and a commitment to responsible living...Today Paul is a leading legal practitioner in his homeland. The Government...

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    Peter - Lessons from the Man and His First Message Grade 11-Lifelong
    "In his first sermon —'This Jesus'—Peter introduced to the world a great mystery, a great wonder. Both the mystery and the wonder have become not only the central core of Christian proclamation, but also the only hope for meaning in life."

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    R.J. Solomon - A Dialogue with a Leading Adventist Educator-Researcher in India Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Fix your eyes upon the Lord and begin your professional journey, abiding in Him with all your heart, mind, and soul. He will give you your heart’s desire and more."

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    Ramón Rolando Garrido Quevedo - Dialogue with a Chilean Adventist Artist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Although art is not Garrido’s primary profession (he is a medical technician), he spends every bit of his free time drawing and painting – an activity that gives him immense joy and provides a means of sharing his love of the beautiful with...

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    Reaching the Impossible Through Christ Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Philippians 4:13 was written just for me: 'I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me (NKJV).' What the passage offers is an enormous promise: 'In Christ there is strength to fulfill duty, power to resist temptation, vigor to endure affliction,...

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    Robert Mwanga - Dialogue with an Adventist Agriculturist Researcher in Uganda Tertiary-Lifelong
    "From that simple introduction in the Iganga village to the portals of high scholarship and renowned achievement in Kampala has been a long and arduous climb. But with unfailing faith in God, a steady purpose of life that flows from that faith, and an...

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    Science and Faith as Honest Friends Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Science provides a way to gain testable knowledge about nature, a method that drives the continuous accumulation of knowledge within paradigms as well as the occasional scientific revolution in which one paradigm replaces another. How do Christian beliefs...

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    Scientific Cherry-picking? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "As Adventists, are we guilty of cherry-picking—simply picking and choosing scientific results that suit our faith-based needs?"

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    Scripture and Tradition - An Adventist Reflection on How They Relate Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Only by the Spirit of God can we read and live Scripture appropriately. We must not read the Scriptures through and by our own tradition. Otherwise, we will never progress in our spiritual understanding of the Word of God."

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    Searching for the Center of Adventist Theology - What Can Sanctuary, Ritual, and Theology Add to the Search? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Biblical sacrifice is not to be understood as a bribe. It is public and transparent and involves clearly defined participants. It has to be this way since it is an extension (or a dimension) of the Great Controversy, where a public challenge to God’s...

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    Sex on the Sabbath Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Is it biblical to engage in sex during the confines of the seventh-day Sabbath? What does the Bible have to say on this topic?"

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    Sola Scriptura - A Comparison of Luther and the Adventist Understanding Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Sola scriptura means the Word of God is the ultimate standard and norm, as well as the proper touchstone and final authority for faith and practice. All other authorities must be judged and evaluated in the light of Scripture. The Word of God...

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    Strength of Character Through Conflict Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Saviour came to our world to bring to every tried, tempted soul strength to overcome even as He overcame. I know the power of temptation; I know the dangers that are in the way; but I know, too, that strength sufficient for every time of need is...

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    Ten Things Pastors Wish Their Congregations Would Do for Them Lifelong
    "If pastors were given an opportunity to tell what they would like their congregants to do for them, and if we had a moment or heart to listen, what would we hear? A pastor who has traversed the road of ministry for a long time shares his wishes on behalf...

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    Thadeu de Jesus e Silva Filho - Dialogue with a Brazilian Adventist Sociologist Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Sociology provides useful tools to be of great service to the community, but that usefulness should not be compromised at the altar of a weak or absent faith. Human beings are created in God’s image, and that should be at the core of any service...

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    The Ecological Cost of What We Eat Tertiary-Lifelong
    "A case for wise choices that would help the climate as well as your waistline."

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    The Enigma of Evil Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Evil is an intruder into God’s perfect creation. We use the term fallen to describe the situation of humanity after they used their freedom of choice to do evil, and we use the term sin to denote the state of human beings, who are separated from...

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    The First Stone Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Only a sinless being could throw the first stone. Jesus is the only one with that qualification. Yet, where is His stone? His hands are empty and covered in dust. His heart is filled with love and grace. His hands are forever extended to forgive and...

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    The Gospel of Laughter Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Laughter can be the best medicine, but only if it is used as a way to express the joy as well as the hope that is ours as we place our confidence in God."

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    The Joy of Faith and the Challenge of Science Tertiary-Lifelong
    "How does one face the challenges of science even as one reaches up to hold on to the joy of faith?"

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    The Sabbath - Our Delight and Our Duty Tertiary-Lifelong
    "I encourage all Adventist students around the world to remain faithful to God, who has called us into 'this marvelous light' (1 Peter 2:9, NKJV). The special light we have is the truth of the Sabbath, which is a sign (Ezekiel 20:20) between God and us...

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    The Social Function of Adventist Education Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The social function of the Adventist school has both a conservative and a revolutionary aspect. The commingling of those two roles empowers the developing student to be in the world but not of the world."

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    The Touch of Faith, the Savior’s Reach Tertiary-Lifelong
    "When humanity is connected with divinity, a miracle takes place. When we reach out and touch the robe of Christ’s righteousness, we are changed into His likeness. Here’s the story of a woman who reached out to touch."

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    To See Him in Order to Follow Him - The Lesson from Bartimaeus Tertiary-Lifelong
    "For Bartimaeus, Jesus became his eyes: that he may see again. Bartimaeus does not simply want to see. He wants to see Him, because he wants to follow Him."

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    To What Extent Do Archaeological Discoveries Confirm the Bible? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The purpose of archaeology cannot be to prove the Bible. If we allow archaeology that position of authority, we have subjugated the Bible’s own self-described authority to one outside of the text."

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    Uli Nees - Dialogue with an Adventist Lufthansa Pilot from Germany Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Uli Nees is a Seventh-day Adventist with a career that is rather unique to Adventists: he is a commercial pilot for Lufthansa, flying Airbus 340s."

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    Umutoni Aïssa - Dialogue with Rwanda’s National Human Rights Commission Officer Grade 11-Lifelong
    "That early crucible of intense struggles of the soul shaped Aïssa into who she is today. She chose to study law, worked tirelessly for the causes of human rights and equality, and finally ended up working as Rwanda’s National Human Rights...

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    Unique Cosmology of Genesis 1 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Genesis narrative of Creation not only presents the true account of origins, but in so depicting it, provides a great many safeguards against mythology. The account uses certain terms and motifs and employs them with a meaning and emphasis expressive...

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    Waiting for Love Grade 11-Lifelong
    Led by God, the author found a love worth waiting for.

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    Where Do Humans Come From? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The creationist understanding of Scripture, where humans are the product of a divine act of special creation, conflicts with the evolutionary hypothesis of descent with modification from ancestral primates. This article reviews and discusses the fossil...

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    Wholesome Relationships in a Sex-crazed World Grade 9-Lifelong
    "To enjoy wholesome relationships in a sex-crazed world, it is important to follow carefully the paradigm sanctioned by the Bible and to set healthy boundaries ahead of time to help you avoid dangerous and life-altering dilemmas."

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    Why Do I Believe in God? Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Why do I believe in God? Why do I believe in anything? Why is there anything at all to believe in, or even a subjective consciousness such as myself to believe in it?"

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    A Legacy of Unfinished Business - Lessons from the Life of Saul Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The choices and actions we take today not only will impact our future, but also the lives of those who come after us."

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    A Livable Community Tertiary-Lifelong
    "By devoting ourselves daily to studying the Scriptures, by developing a personal relationship with God, by sharing the joy of real fellowship with one another, we can experience God’s version of a livable community."

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    Daniel D. Ntanda Nsereko - Adventist Judge Grade 11-Lifelong
    This interview with Daniel D. Ntanda Nsereko, an Adventist judge at the International Criminal Court at The Hague, covers topics such as his current position and responsibilities, and why laws are necessary. He responds from a Biblical perspective.

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    Davide Sciarabba - Dialogue with an Adventist pastor and sports chaplain from Italy Grade 11-Tertiary
    An ordained minister, Sciarabba responds to questions about his ministry in the field of spots. He has even served as chaplain to athletes from around the world at the Olympics!

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    Dialogue Editorial - Overcoming the Hurdles Grade 9-Tertiary
    "Student life is very similar to hurdle racing. In my own life I also faced hurdles, even though I have already finished my academic training. Unlike in hurdling, however, our life hurdles are neither the same size nor are painted in bright colors so...

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    Dialogue Editorial - Standing Strong, Standing Firm Tertiary-Lifelong
    "When I became a Seventh-day Adventist years ago, the strongest motivation to cross over from a traditional church to what was then considered a cult was the imminence of the second coming of Christ."

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    Donna Galluzzo - Dialogue with an Adventist Home Care Business Executive Tertiary
    "Today [Gualluzo] is known around the country as a dynamic visionary and an effective CEO in the home care industry." This interview also includes her conversion story.

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    Doris A. Mendoza - Dialogue with an Adventist Professor of Medicine in the Philippines Grade 11-Tertiary
    Dr. Mendoza is currently "helping to establish the first Adventist Medical College on the campus of Adventist University of the Philippines in Silang, Cavite. While serving this proposed institution as dean elect, she continues to work as a full-time...

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    Emotional Intelligence - A Biblical Understanding Tertiary
    "Those who are ultimately successful will not only tell each other the truth, but they will also be telling themselves the truth."

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    Hannu Takkula - Dialogue with an Adventist member of the European Parliament Grade 11-Tertiary
    In addition to an interview with Hannu Takkula, this article also briefly outlines his journey to Adventistism.

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    Organ Donor - To Be or Not to Be Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Since the first successful organ transplantation in the 1960s, many questions have been raised about this subject. While physicians have had to deal with medical and scientific issues, others have raised philosophical concerns, ethical challenges,...

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    Rebecca Oyindamola Olomojobi - Dialogue with a Nigerian Adventist Judge Tertiary
    "Rebecca Oyindamola Olomojobi is a housewife, mother, and Federal High Court judge in Nigeria."

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    Sir Patrick L. Allen - Dialogue with the Governor General of Jamaica Grade 10-Lifelong
    Learn about Patrick Allen, appointed governor general of Jamaica in 2009, and his journey as an Adventist leader.

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    Michael Abiola Omolewa - Dialogue with an Adventist ambassador and permanent delegate to UNESCO Tertiary-Lifelong
    Professor Michael Abiola Omolewa, a Seventh-day Adventist from Nigeria, is his country’s current ambassador and permanent delegate to the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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    Purposive Learning - Lessons from Apollos Tertiary
    Apollos, who probably was a student of Philo, knew well Hellenistic philosophy as well as the Old Testament. He had gone through both academic and religious education. From the little we know of him in the book of Acts, he was a successful debater, establishing...

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    Affirming Our Position on Creation Tertiary-Lifelong
    Responding to ongoing discussions in the church, the president of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists urges Adventists to look to Scripture as the validity of their faith as it relates to origins.

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    An Offering without Blemish Tertiary-Lifelong
    Jesus, the Lamb of God, died on the cross to save you and me. We can experience the joy and freedom of salvation if we come to God in the name of that offering – the "without blemish" offering – in the name of Jesus because of whom we...

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    Cynthia Prime - An Adventist businesswoman with a heart for HIV/AIDS orphans in Swaziland Tertiary
    Energetic and fun-loving, Cynthia Prime is a visionary with a reach for the new and the challenging. Over the years, she worked for a community newspaper, as a reporter, in public relations, and as an executive career-management consultant. Cynthia is directing...

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    Ellen G. White and Mental Health Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article presents Ellen White’s understanding of mental health, her personal and family experiences, and her role as a counselor on issues affecting mental health.

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    Eunice Michiles - A dialogue with the first woman, first Adventist, senator of Brazil Grade 11-Lifelong
    A dialogue with Eunice Michiles addresses questions such as: How did you get involved in politics? Is it possible to promote peace through politics? How can Christians get involved in public matters to promote peace?

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    Fifaia Matainaho and Teatulohi Matainaho - Dialogue with twin brothers - Adventist professional leaders in Papua New Guinea Grade 11-Tertiary
    A dialogue with twin brothers who are Adventist professional leaders in Papua New Guinea. Dr. Fifaia T. Matainaho currently serves as the director of development at Pacific Adventist University and as an environmental and chemical engineering consultant to...

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    Francisco Badilla Briones - Dialogue with a Chilean Seventh-day Adventist artist and aesthetic philosopher Grade 10-Lifelong
    Francisco Badilla Briones is a Chilean painter whose art concretizes the gospel message in an aesthetically contemporary language.

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    Ganoune Diop - Dialogue with an Adventist Leader in Inter-faith Approaches Grade 11-Tertiary
    Diop is a professional flautist, a trained theologian, with proficiency in 10 languages, and a passion for missions. Raised in a multicultural, predominantly Muslim setting in Senegal, Diop became a Seventh-day Adventist while studying flute in France, with...

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    God's Timing, God's Way Grade 11-Lifelong
    Jones shares her journey to shaping Adventist nursing education in Hong Kong and through Loma Linda University. Section titles include: Becoming a missionary, Graduate study, An expanding ministry. She concludes: "All I needed to do was place my dreams,...

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    My Brook Cherith - When life dries up on you Grade 11-Lifelong
    Sally Lam-Phoon testifies that God supplied abundantly throughout her ministry in Asia: the ravens showed up at the opportune time; the water from the brook seemed sure. It was not a gushing river but a trickling brook that sustained them from year to year.

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    Silvia and Arturo Finis - Dialogue with an Adventist Relief team Grade 11-Lifelong
    Dialogue with an Adventist couple committed to international development. Together Silvia and Arturo have spent nine years working with the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Ecuador, South America, and in the Central Asian countries of Tajikistan,...

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    Benjamin Gunawan Yonas - Dialogue with an Adventist Engineer in Indonesia Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Benjamin Gunawan Yonas, an Adventist Engineer in Indonesia. He discusses his conversion experience and experiences he had while attending a Catholic university. He also discusses his current work, his impact on the Adventist church in Indonesia,...

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    Better Vision in the Body of Christ Grade 9-Lifelong
    The church benefits from eyes that are young, old, and different shaped and colored, to creatively respond to the near, the culturally specific, and the contemporary issues of our day. Like corrective lenses, vision is further sharpened by sound theology that...

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    Birgit Philipsen - Dialogue with the First Woman Regional Vice President of ADRA Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Birgit Philipsen, a regional vice president of ADRA. She discusses her work with ADRA and how her faith impacts her work.

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    Depression - How to Detect and Defeat It Grade 9-Lifelong
    The article defines the different types of depression, includes a self-evaluation test, and discusses things to do to overcome depression.

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    Dulce Neto - Dialogue with an Adventist Journalist in Portugal Grade 10-Lifelong
    Neto discusses her journalism career, how she manages not working on the Sabbath, advice she has for Adventists thinking of a career in journalism, and other topics.

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    Emily Akuno - Dialogue with an Adventist Music Educator in Kenya Grade 10-Lifelong
    Akuno discusses her childhood, her interest in music, her advice on how music should be perceived, her comments on life in a public university, and advice she has for those interested in pursuing the study of music.

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    From Hollywood to Heaven Grade 11-Lifelong
    Steve Wohlberg shares how he became a Christian while a student at California State University.

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    God's Sunshine on Stage Grade 9-Lifelong
    Sunshine shares her story of conversation in China.

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    God's Wonderful Providence Grade 9-Lifelong
    Soriano describes his experience honoring the Sabbath while attending a public university.

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    I Believe in a Creator God Grade 11-Lifelong
    Boskovic looks at the concept of "survival of the fittest" from the evolutionary theory. He contrasts the concept of "survival of the fittest" with the concept of service as shown in Christ.

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    Jonathan Gallagher - Dialogue with the Adventist Liaison at the United Nations Grade 11-Lifelong
    An interview with Dr. Jonathan Gallagher, associate director of the Department of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty and liaison for the church at the United Nations. Dr. Gallagher discusses how he became an Adventist, his call to ministry, and his work...

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    Jordi Baget - Dialogue with an Adventist Painter from Spain Grade 10-Lifelong
    Baget discusses how he became a painter and also how he paints. He talks about what gives him the greatest satisfaction in his work and how being a Christian has affected his life as an artist.

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    Love or Infatuation? How to Tell the Difference Grade 9-Lifelong
    The author discusses the similarities and the differences between love and infatuation. Time is an important part in testing to see if what a couple is experiencing is love or infatuation.

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    Miracles Happen Through Prayer Grade 11-Lifelong
    Tobing describes her and her husband's experience with prayer while in graduate school in the Philippines.

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    Postmodern Bible Critics and Recent Archaeology Tertiary-Lifelong
    Archaeology is one of the major disciplines that allow us to defend ourselves against postmodern revisionism as hundreds of archaeologists work every year to uncover the past. Recent discoveries in the past 15 years have given cogent answers backed up by factual...

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    Rafael Falco Guell - Dialogue with an Adventist Painter in Spain Grade 11-Lifelong
    Guell discusses his career as a painter, how he started out and what influences his work.

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    Ten Reasons Why I Choose to Remain an Adventist Grade 11-Lifelong
    After asking the questions "Why do I stay in the church?" and "Why do I put up with all the problems I find within the church?", Pastor Dan Smith discusses ten reasons why he chooses to remain an Adventist.

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    The Attitude of Jesus toward Women Tertiary-Lifelong
    This article briefly reviews the attitude of Jesus toward women in his teaching and ministry contracted with the status of women in first-century Jewish society.

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    The Rainbow Is All in Your Head Grade 9-Lifelong
    How did creatures come to have this sound, vision, smell, and romance generating equipment in their heads? For more than a hundred years, science has been explaining this as the result of mutation and natural selection– purely impersonal natural processes....

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    Where Is Hell? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Mueller answers a question about the existence of hell and hell being a place of eternally burning punishment.

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    Joan Coggin - Dialogue with an international health-care ambassador Grade 11-Lifelong
    Joan Coggin answers questions regarding her career and faith - What has been the impact of the heart team? Did you always want to be a cardiologist? What influence has your Christian faith had on your professional career?

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    Marilyn C. Savedra - Dialogue with an Adventist nurse educator and researcher Grade 11-Lifelong
    Savedra answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career – What led you to choose nursing as your profession? Did you encounter difficulties due to your Adventist beliefs? How do you keep your relationship with God fresh and vibrant?

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    My Journey to Faith Grade 11-Lifelong
    Marco Antonia Huaco Palomino tells his personal story of his exploration into philosophy and science and finding the correlation between faith and scientific research.

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    Nery Cruz - Dialogue with an Adventist Artist in Puerto Rico Grade 11-Lifelong
    Nery Cruz answers questions regarding his career and faith - When was the first time you knew you had a special ability to draw and to paint? Do you think artistic ability is something you are born with, or is it learned? As an artist, do you have opportunities...

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    Pilgrimage from Rock Grade 11-Lifelong
    Neumann tells the story of his spiritual pilgrimage from rock music to the Rock of Ages.

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    Searching for My Roots, I Found the Messiah Grade 11-Lifelong
    Nahman tells the story of his Jewish faith and conviction to believe in Jesus the Messiah.

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    Yoshinori Namihira - Dialogue with an Adventist optical fiber research engineer in Japan Grade 11-Tertiary
    Yoshinori Namihira answers questions regarding his life, faith, and career – What kind of problems do you have working in a non-Adventist organization, and how do you handle these problems successfully? In your workplace, how do you make up for Sabbath...

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    Alois Kinder - Dialogue with an Adventist Businessman in Austria Grade 10-Lifelong
    Alois Kinder answers questions regarding his life and business. Would you see yourself as a self-made person? In the difficult world of business, is it possible to practice Christian principles? Would you encourage Adventists to enter the business world?

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    Carlos Puyol Buil - Dialogue with a Spanish pastor, scholar, and administrator Grade 11-Lifelong
    Carlos Puyol Buil answers questions regarding his life, ministry, and career.

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    Eardell Jenner Rashford - Dialogue with an Adventist judge in New York City Grade 11-Lifelong
    Eardell Jenner Rashford answers questions regarding her life, faith, and career - Have you always wanted to be a judge? Has your religion created any challenges for you in your work? What do you feel about Adventists in court?

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    From Homo Sapiens to Homo Videns Tertiary-Lifelong
    Pereyra talks about homo sapiens turning into homo videns. We have gone from abstract thinking to living in the age of images.

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    From Marx to Christ Grade 11-Lifelong
    Alexander Bolotnikov, discovering his Jewish roots, began the journey that eventually lead him to Jesus Christ.

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    From the Convent to the Campus - The End of a Search and the Beginning of a New Life Grade 11-Lifelong
    Claudia Camasca tells her story of becoming a nun and later converting to the Adventist church.

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    Leona Glidden Running - Dialogue with an Adventist linguist and scholar Grade 10-Lifelong
    Running answers questions regarding language, education, and her career - Why is the study of biblical languages important for a minister? How did you get interested in ancient languages? What is your major satisfaction teaching biblical languages?

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    Who Was Mary? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Sequeira talks about Mary and the Bible with Catholic and Adventist views.

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    Why So Many Bible versions? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Thompson explains some of the reasons for various translations of the Bible, what makes a good translation, and who produces the best translations.

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    Experience the Power of God's Word Tertiary-Lifelong
    Frikart emphasizes the importance of our attitude towards God's Word - read it, embrace it, accept it.

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    God and History - A Biblical Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    Schwantes talks about history, and how it reflects God’s eternal purpose.

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    Heber Pintos - Dialogue with an Adventist illustrator from Uruguay Grade 11-Lifelong
    Heber Pintos answers questions regarding his faith and career - When did you first felt an inclination toward drawing? How did your family come in contact with the Seventh-day Adventist Church? Do you approach differently religious and secular topics?

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    In our own image? Ethics and human cloning Tertiary-Lifelong
    Zuccarelli and Winslow talk about animal clones and the cloning process, as well as a Christian view on cloning humans.

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    Jack, An Incredible Life Grade 11-Lifelong
    King tells the story of a young German man who, through many dangerous experiences, became an Adventist.

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    Kim Gangte - Dialogue with an Adventist member of parliament in India Grade 11-Lifelong
    Kim Gangte answers questions regarding her life and career - 1, 5, 7 How did you become involved in working for human rights? What message do you have for Christians who would like to get involved in politics? Do you see any role for the Adventist Church in...

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    Manuel Escorcio - Dialogue with a South African international singer Grade 11-Lifelong
    Manuel Escorcio answers questions about his ministry and career in music, including: You were a highly successful opera star; now you are in a Christian musical ministry. What is the difference, and how do you feel about the change? What brought you to add...

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    My Journey to Truth Grade 11-Lifelong
    Edmond Cao tells the story of how he went from being a Buddhist to becoming an Adventist and the impact of two men and two Bibles.

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    Shattered Dreams and Bright Hope Tertiary-Lifelong
    God is a God of imperfect people. Evans tells the story of a man whose dreams were shattered by tragedy, yet he pursued a career to help others achieve that dream.

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    Should We Ever Judge Others? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Fowler talks about judging others and unfolds some biblical concepts regarding judgment.

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    Ten Reasons Why I Believe in God Grade 11-Lifelong
    God is real. Hammerly has faith in God and gives 10 of the many reasons for his conviction.

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    The Adventist Advantage Tertiary-Lifelong
    Beeson talks about the Bible being a manual for the proper care and treatment of our bodies. Health study examples are given comparing Adventists and non-Adventists.

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    The Year 2000 - Will It Usher in the Millennium? Tertiary-Lifelong
    Reid talks about the millennium and the importance of studying Bible prophecy.

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    Following Jesus Grade 4-Grade 8
    "This workbook, containing 10 Bible lessons, is perfect for pastors or anyone else who works with junior-age young people. Filled with illustrations, puzzles, word scrambles, matching games, and fill-in-the-blank exercises, this workbook makes preparation...

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    Adventist Colleges and Universities - Find Your Place Grade 9-Lifelong
    Welcome to your tour of the Adventist colleges and universities in North America! The 14 institutions featured here offer nearly 500 majors, and one may be right for you.

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    JAE Editorial: Making Sense of Mathematics Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Has the traditional curricula of elementary mathematics classes shortchanged students? Beverly Rumble's editorial addresses this question and much more in this JAE issue dedicated to mathematics. Articles in this issue include: A...

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    NAD Science 1-4 Implementation Guide Grade 1-Grade 4
    The NAD Science 1-4 Implementation Guide identifies the essential content and process skills listed in the NAD Science Curriculum Guide. This information is blended in a simple, usable four-strand format (life, health, physical & earth sciences)....

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    Project Based Learning Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Beginning with an overview of project-based learning, this download includes the outline of a Grade 4 Social Studies technology-integrated unit on US geography, lists of webquest and smart board use links for science, social studies and math, and language...

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    The Journal of Education & Christian Belief Kindergarten-Lifelong
    All articles online from Volume 1 (1997). Articles cover range of educational issues from a biblical worldview for Christian educators at all levels. Sponsored by the Association of Christian Teachers, The Kuyers Institute, and The Stapleford Center.

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    American Literature Rap Grade 9-Grade 12
    A successful high school English teacher presents a cassette tape (or CD) of classic rap. As performed on National Public Radio, demonstrated at teachers' conventions, and advertised in various publications, including the National Council of Teachers...

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    AVID – Advance Via Individual Determination Grade 4-Grade 12
    As presented at the 2012 NAD convention, AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)is a college readiness system that is designed to increase school-wide learning and performance. The AVID College Readiness System (ACRS) accelerates student learning,...

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    Blended Learning - Expanding the Classroom Walls Using Edmodo Technology Grade 1-Grade 12
    Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications. This 2012 NAD presentation and handout provides practical lessons on how to use the Edmodo platform to provide blended learning across the curriculum.

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    Building Enrollment in the Early Childhood Program Preschool-Kindergarten
    Enrollment is the life blood of an early childhood program. These 2012 NAD presentation handouts include a call log for prospective parents, census sheets, classroom evaluation forms, and a parent preschool evaulation form.

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    Full Plate Diet Grade 9-Lifelong
    The Full Plate Diet is an exciting and intuitive, lifestyle-based weight loss program. Run by a non-profit with a big vision, our free membership provides tools that achieve your goals, including recipes, videos, a weekly newsletter and inspiring tips to keep...

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    Get Wild About Fitness and Health - Integrating Content with Fun! Kindergarten-Grade 5
    In this 2012 NAD Teachers Convention handout, discover standards-based comprehensive lessons to teach and reinforce learning while having fun, through demonstrated activities from the Fab 5 Physical Activity Program. See how easy it can be to teach fitness...

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    Handwriting Without Tears - Strategies for Success Preschool-Grade 3
    These 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation handouts on handwriting fluency are an essential component of early learning. Strategies are developmentally appropriate and encourage oral language proficiency, fine and gross motor skills. They provide engaging...

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    Human Dignity in the Midst of War Lessons Grade 7-Grade 12
    Help your students become informed global citizens and understand war’s complexities through engaging lessons spanning cultures and time presented at the 2012 NAD teacher convention. Students read and interpret case studies and short stories while listening...

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    Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation shares the top ten characteristics that help teachers better understand the hearts and minds of children with autism. It is based on Ellen Notbohm’s book, Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You...

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    The American Civil War - Humanitarian Acts and Rules of War Grade 7-Grade 12
    Tis 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation shows you how to connect American history to contemporary laws and develop your students into caring, global citizens. Lessons highlight the development of humanitarian standards to protect wounded and sick soldiers,...

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    The Voice He Gave Me Grade 11-Lifelong
    The amazing journey of Charles Ngandwe’s singing career is very interesting. Shared in this article are some great examples of how God can answer prayer and how He takes care of His children.

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    Three Reasons Why Your Mathematics Students Should Do WebWork Grade 5-Tertiary
    Would you like to assign more effective homework? This 2012 NAD Teacher's Convention presentation shows how WeBWorK delivers individualized assignments with instantaneous feedback. Spending too much time grading? WeBWorK scores assignments automatically. Are...

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    Toward Research Writing Grade 5-Grade 12
    Students and teachers alike often dread the inevitable multiple-page research paper. Managing the note cards, quotations, footnotes, and bibliography from multiple sources makes us attempt this but once a year. Is there a way to teach these tools in smaller,...

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    Bible Story Hour Kindergarten-Grade 4
    Many free videos to watch, children's sermons, Bible readings with animated graphics, nature discovery lessons, scripture songs that children can sing along with. Helps for parents and teachers and more.

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    A Distinctive Framework for Adventist Nursing Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This article describes a research project that sought to identify the distinctive values of Adventist nursing from the perspective of Adventist nurses and nurse educators around the world."

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    Adventist Graduate Nursing Education - An Interview Tertiary-Lifelong
    "In this interview, Dr. Patricia S. Jones sits down with three administrators of graduate nursing programs to discuss the demand for advanced programs, the need for qualified educators, types of certifications, and opportunities for online graduate education."

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    Clinical Teaching in Adventist Nursing Tertiary
    "Regardless of where they work, nurses need to become more responsible, autonomous, and accountable for patient care. Shorter hospital stays, advances in technology, and increasing complexity and severity of patients’ clinical conditions require...

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    Core Components of the Nursing Curriculum Tertiary
    "This article will provide both novice and veteran nurse educators with the core components of nursing curriculum such as stakeholders, paradigm shifts, curricular models, levels of education, and evaluation."

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    Developing Presence and Faith in Online Teaching Tertiary
    "While academic content and clinical experiences provide the foundation for most online nursing curricula, programs offered by Seventh-day Adventist schools build on an additional foundation—the development of faith in Christ."

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    Interprofessional Education at Two Adventist Universities Tertiary
    "Adventist universities and health-care centers are moving forward in promoting interprofessional education and collaboration among their university partners. IPE is necessary to equip future health-care professionals with skills such as communication,...

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    Inviting a Spiritual Dialogue - A Loma Linda University Perspective Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Our students need to be sensitized to potential pitfalls and taught how to connect with people from all walks of life in a way that ensures that each patient always feels respected and honored."

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    Teaching Spiritually Sensitive Nursing Care - Recommendations for an Ethical Adventist Approach Tertiary
    "In light of Adventism’s wholistic understanding of being human, care promoting physical or psychological well-being inherently implies supporting spiritual wellness."

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    Following Jesus Unreservedly Grade 11-Lifelong
    "Institutions of higher education entice us with promises of excellence and distinction, and the opportunity to change the world through the acquisition of knowledge. Jesus’ model is drastically different: Come. Follow Me. Be nothing. And I will...

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    Hernán Fernández Lobos - Dialogue with an Adventist leader of religious affairs in southern Chile Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Get involved in the great conversation of faith with other communities. They should never feel isolated from you as a faith group. The more we work toward unity and inclusion in understanding one another—our faith, our culture, our religious and...

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    Jesus in the Archives Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Incarnation provides value and interest to our study and research. As we do with the Incarnation, we can know some things, but our knowledge is limited. We keep seeking and also accept that we need humility and scholarship in our work because we...

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    Maximilian Jantscher - An Adventist Artist in Austria with a Glowing Touch for the Heroes of Faith Grade 11-Tertiary
    "Maximilian is currently a professional painting-therapist to help people find and resolve problems by painting certain scenes of their life. He invites people for painting classes and tells them that they can only find peace when they make Jesus their...

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    You Did It to Me - What a youth team in Temuco, Chile, is doing to witness for God's glory Grade 11-Tertiary
    After earnest prayer, a group of college students and young professionals in Chile chose to build and furnish a house for a family in need.

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    Dialogue Editorial: The Enduring Legacy of the Protestant Reformation Tertiary-Lifelong
    "This issue of Dialogue commemorates the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing of the 95 Theses onto the door of the church at Wittenberg on October 31, 1517, which in effect launched the Protestant Reformation that changed the world and...

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    Ellen White's Portrait of Martin Luther Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Luther and Ellen White highlighted the ultimate authority of Scripture for faith and practice, the importance of Scripture as its own interpreter, the close relationship between the Old and New Testaments, and the central role of Jesus Christ. They strongly...

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    God's Great Plan Grade 7-Grade 8
    "Sarah Peck, educator, writer, missionary, and secretary for Ellen G. White, wrote God's Great Plan as a textbook for eighth graders. The purpose of the book was to outline the plan of salvation and delve into the prophecies of Daniel and Revelation...

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    Accreditation Protocol Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch a 2009 presentation to NAD school principals on accreditation protocol. The total length is about 2.5 hours, broken into eleven segments: Part 1, Part...

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    Christian Education Bible Study Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Would you like to know what the Bible says about education? Does the Bible teach that we should give our children a 'Christian' education?" Learn the answers in Dr. Brown's Bible study. Included components: Bible...

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    How To Create a Teacher E-Clip Preschool-Tertiary
    This how-to video describes how teachers can create and share Teacher E-Clips. E-Clips are short videos of great ideas by great teachers with tips for teachers in a one-minute video format, so teachers can quickly absorb the main idea of other teachers sharing...

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    Son Harvest County Fair - Student-led Week of Prayer Kit Grade 5-Grade 8
    Download scripts, powerpoints, and songs to prepare your students to lead a Week of Prayer at your school or in your community. A short video and photo gallery provide glimpses of God's love in action as 6th graders lead their school to grow the fruits of...

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    Teacher E-Clips - Movie Book Trailer, Come Back, Salmon Grade 1-Grade 4
    Are you looking for a creative way to integrate technology and provide media rich assignments? Have your students create a book trailer. This culminating activity allows students to show what they have learned, along with adding their own personality and excitement...

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    Teacher E-Clips - Reading Loft Preschool-Grade 6
    This short clip shows a classroom reading loft, complete with puppet show theater.

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    Teacher E-Clips - Salty Christian Popcorn Company Grade 3-Grade 6
    Students experienced practical learning by starting a business to facilitate understanding the concept of free enterprise. They learned about the mechanics of popcorn popping, performed experiments on expansion and yield, and worked assembly lines. They created...

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    Boardmanship and Schoolwide Communication Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch a presentation for NAD school principals: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part...

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    Creating and Managing Successful Teams Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A presentation for NAD school principals, available in 5 video parts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3,...

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    Lead versus Boss Management Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch a 2009 presentation to NAD school principals on leadership styles and educational administration, in six 10-15 minute segments: Part 1, Part 2,...

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    Marketing Strategies for Adventist Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch a presentation for Adventist principals on strategies to market Christian education effectively. Available in seven segments: Part 1, Part 2,...

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    Teacher E-Clips - Garden Habitat Preschool-Grade 10
    Short video-How one school created a garden habitat on their school grounds to inspire student-driven learning, creative writing, find faith applications, and observe nature. Numerous opportunities for hands-on learning and integrating faith arise spontaneously.

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    Teacher E-Clips - Gutter Bookshelves Preschool-Grade 4
    This short video shows an innovative way to display books within easy reach for primary grades. Vinyl gutters installed along your walls make beautiful bookshelves for elementary classrooms.

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    Teacher E-Clips - Prayer-Spider Lifeline Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Short video-Faith integrated object lesson about prayer and a spider's escape line that teachers can use in their classroom. Shared by Apryl Maloon, Buffalo Suburban Christian Academy, 2012.

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    Teacher Evaluation Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A presentation for NAD school principals with guidelines for effective teacher evaluation, in 5 short video parts: Part 1, Part 2, Part...

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    The Special Character of Adventist Education Video Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Watch this video to learn what makes Kempsey Adventist School in Australia a Christ-centered educational ministry. Help parents and teachers understand the special character of Seventh-day Adventist education through this demonstration of best practices in...

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    Sexual Attitudes on SDA Campuses, Circa. 1978 Tertiary
    This article reports a study of Adventist sexual patterns on SDA campuses. Data were collected on two Adventist college campuses and four non-Adventist college campuses. It examined the students' sexual values and the relationship of these values to their...

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    VG1 A megastudy of faith maturity and its relationship to variables within the home, school, and church Grade 6-Grade 12
    Concern with declining enrollment and commitment in Seventh-day Adventist schools in the United States and Canada led to one of the largest studies ever undertaken by any church group. The research involved nearly 11,000 6th through 12th grade youth and another...

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    VG1 Researching faith maturity questions on methods and findings of valuegenesis Grade 6-Grade 12
    Kijai interviews Donahue regarding the methodology of the Valuegenesis I study of students attending Grades 6-12 in North American Adventist schools

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    VG2 Canadian Report Grade 6-Grade 12
    The Canadian Valuegenesis 2 research reports the influence of family, church, and school in the faith, values, loyalty, and commitment of Seventh-day Adventist youth in the Adventist church in Canada.

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    VG2 The relationship between faith maturity, intrinsic and extrinsic orientations to religion and youth ministry involvement Grade 6-Grade 12
    The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between faith maturity, intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and youth ministry involvement. We used data from Valuegenesis II, a North American national survey of youths attending Seventh-day Adventist...

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    Perspective : Michiana Adventist Forum Presents Panel Discussion on the Millennial Generation and the Adventist Church Tertiary
    On Saturday, February 21, the Michiana Adventist Forum held a panel discussion on the campus of Andrews University entitled, “The Millennial Generation and the Adventist Church.” This article is a summary of the discussion, written by Scott Moncrieff,...

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    Social Attachment to the Seventh - day Adventist Church among Young Adults Tertiary
    As part of a ten-year longitudinal study on youth retention in the church, 755 young adults with Seventh-day Adventist backgrounds were surveyed to explore factors that relate to social attachment to the religious community. The sample was distributed throughout...

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    The ABCs and Ds of Young Adult Relationships - A Conceptual Model for Discipling New Generations Tertiary
    Literature has consistently pointed to relationship building as the primary means of nurturing the spiritual growth of adolescents and emerging adults (Setan, 2008). Yet, according to recent observations, the relevant praxis of young adult ministry is all...

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    The Relationship of Parenting Styles to Commitment to the Church among Young Adults Tertiary
    A survey of 653 Seventh-day Adventist young adults, randomly distributed throughout the United States and Canada, compared their perceptions of the way their parents treated them as children with their present commitment to the church. Warm, caring behaviors...

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    The World of the Adventist Teenager Tertiary
    The North American Division commissioned the Institute of Church Ministry to conduct a longitudinal study of ten years to discover what proportion of young people leave the church and why. This book reports on the first two years of surveying over 1500 youth...

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    Valuegenesis - Faith in the Balance Tertiary
    For those in families, congregations, and schools who are earnestly seeking ways of developing the faith maturity and commitment to service of the church's rising generations, this book is a must!

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    Factors Promoting Abstinence Among Adventist Youth - A Report Tertiary
    This article explores youth within the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and their interactions with substance use within the context of the Adventist belief in abstinence. The data was collected using questionnaires administered to Adventist youth and explores...

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    Alienation from Religion in Church Related Adolescents Tertiary
    This research paper explores the relationship between alienation from religion and other selected variables among church-relate adolescents. The sample consists of 390 high school students attending three youth conferences sponsored by Protestant judicatories....

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    Developing Spiritual Values Tertiary
    This chapter deals with understanding how spiritual values are formed, and an exploration of how values are developed. The authors suggest that values cannot be transmitted because they are concepts that cannot be forced upon an individual - each person develops...

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    ABC’s of Leading for the New Principal Preschool-Tertiary
    This 2012 NAD presentation session introduced induction and preparedness strategies for the new principal. If you are an entry level school administrator, or are returning to school administration, then this session is for you! Join us for an engaging session...

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    Creating the Best Classroom Theme Ever Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD presentation handout inspires teachers to use spiritual themes in their classrooms. It offers easy ways to create a theme that will last throughout the year and throughout your students’ lifetimes.

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    Essential Elements of Multi-Component Marketing for K-8 Schools Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation renders practice-tested strategies for increasing enrollment and community support for your elementary school. Learn fun and innovative promotional ideas, including home visitations. Different components of marketing are described that help avoid the common pitfall of focusing on a one-audience segment.

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    Games That Keep Students Going Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Every high school teacher is looking for games and activities that they can use before, during, and after physical education classes. This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation has many for you to discover.

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    Leading Up - Practicing Leadership at Any Level Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation demonstrates that educators must employ many leadership skills, yet many are not in top or designated power positions. If they are successful, they provide leadership in the truest sense–leadership that...

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    praiseTime Guitar for Adventist Schools Grade 2-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation demonstrates how the praiseTime guitar program provides quality guitar instruction to students unable to afford private lessons and an avenue for music instruction for students who do not otherwise enroll in music...

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    The Effects of Visual Learning - Now I See It Teaching Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation reviews the current research and literature supporting the model of multi-sensory teaching, with a special emphasis on visual and hands-on experiences. Teaching various subjects employing the use of puppetry,...

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    The Emerging Face of Special Students - Strategies for Success in School Preschool-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation utilizes current curricular models to meet the needs of Autistic students and/or students classified with Autism Spectrum Disorders. This session gives strategies and materials to work with and better understand...

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    To the Seafloor in a Cardboard Box! Teaching through Simulations Grade 7-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation shows that simulations are powerful teaching devices that can activate all learning domains and integrate content areas through very active learning. See the model, a simulation the author developed with his academy...

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    What We Can Learn from Video Games - Classroom Application Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation will help teachers understand how game players develop effective social practices and skills in navigating complex systems, and how those skills can support learning in other complex domains.

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    Writing Workshop Mini-Lessons—the Easy Way to Teach Writing! Kindergarten-Grade 8
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation previews the Writing Toolkit, a collection of ready-to-use mini-lessons to help teachers provide instruction in Writing Workshops. This tool is part of the Pathways Language Arts curriculum. Whether or not you...

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    Celebrating the Writing of Children in the Primary Grades Preschool-Grade 3
    Publishing and sharing the writing of young children often appears difficult and overwhelming to the busy teacher. This 2012 NAD presentation shares secrets for celebrating the writing accomplishments of young students. There are samples of simple classroom...

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    A Portrait of Seventh-day Adventist Schools Tertiary
    This paper presents a portrait of Seventh-day Adventist schools. It provides a comparison of Seventh-day Adventist schools to averages for all private schools in the United States.

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    John Wesleys Small Group Ministry - A Membership Retention and Discipleship Model for the Seventh-day Adventist Church Tertiary
    This presentation lays out a small group ministry by John Wesley. It is focused on membership retention and discipleship. The purpose of this study is to ascertain that the Wesleyan small group approach may be used as a model for discipling and membership...

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    Measuring Religious Maturity - A Proposed Scale Tertiary
    Gordon Allport offered a rich and complex description of mature religion. More recently, Batson and Ventis have proposed that the scales constructed to measure Allport's intrinsic orientation actually capture only part of the concept of maturity that he had...

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    Minnesota Conference Survey of Members - Demographics Involvement Giving Practices and Attitudes Tertiary
    This paper presents findings from a survey of church members of the Minnesota Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Data were collected through a questionnaire.

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    Teaching Effective Communication Principles - Characteristics of Effective Preaching to Young Adults in a North American Context Tertiary
    The purpose of this dissertation is to help preachers to be more effective in the pulpit. The characteristics for what make a preacher effective in the pulpit are explored and considered in this project. The seminar: Preaching to the iPod Mind was presented...

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    The Religion Classroom - Life-Giving or Lethargic? Grade 9-Lifelong
    This article looks at how to improve secondary Bible teaching. It shares ways to accomplish this as well as some helpful approaches to using the Teacher's Guide for Special Methods Course: Teaching...

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    Why Bother Praying? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Bible says that ‘God is the same yesterday and today and forever.’ So anything you say to Him will not change Him. God knows everything anyway. He says, for example, ‘Before they call I will answer.’ What good does praying...

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    Adventists and Human Dignity Tertiary
    "Why do we as a church believe and proclaim the dignity of every human being? Why is the right of every human person--the right to equality, health, freedom, personal and vocational opportunities, speech, and worship--regardless of race, religion, nationality,...

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    Closed or Open Doors? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "We live in a world of closed doors. Doors of opportunity closed because of unemployment, poverty, and illiteracy. Doors of broken relationships, hostility, and ill feelings that cause us to withdraw from each other. Doors of failures and defeats. More...

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    How to Talk to Someone You Love Tertiary
    "As we search for answers, many of our illustrations will be taken from marriage—perhaps the most crucial area of relationships. However, the guidelines we will discuss are good for any relationship in which two people care about each other. We...

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    Keepers of the Garden - Christians and the Environment Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Unfortunately, because of wrongful interactions by human beings with the environment, an ecological crisis is underway. Some scientists suggest that 'we are living on borrowed time, and tragically, we are borrowing the time from coming generations.…The...

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    Mixed Marriages Among Adventists Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Not too long ago, we could have all expected to be born, raised, and married in the same little village. Most likely our life partner would have been the boy or girl next door. Naturally, we would have been of the same race, shared the same culture,...

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    The Four Faces of Jesus Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Four Gospels have been in the New Testament from the very first time anybody thought to ask which writings should be included in it. The reasons why the earliest Christians choose to keep all four Gospels in the New Testament are not known. But because...

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    The Mystery of Life Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The study of living matter is at the center of all current scientific efforts. Recent triumphs include the cloning of Dolly the sheep and acquisition of the complete sequence of three billion nucleotides of the human chromosomes.1 But strangely, life...

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    The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) involves a number of projects. All of them have the objective of finding evidence of extraterrestrial intelligence through radio signals from space. The first of these projects was led in 1960 by Professor...

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    The Stones Still Cry Out! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Dust, yes. Heat, plenty. Heated discussions, couldn’t be more. But these are not what makes biblical archaeology exciting and challenging. It is the pursuit of meaning, the comprehending of an entire culture, and letting the Bible come alive that...

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    Through Grief and Beyond Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God’s calling us. All this time, the operative metaphor has been that we call Him in desperation. But could it be this time He is in desperation calling to us? Because maybe—could it be?—the towering wall of roaring oblivion is much...

  • Illinois - Ounce of Prevention Fund Preschool-Kindergarten
    The Ounce of Prevention Fund is dedicated to ensuring that, beginning at birth, children in low-income families can overcome the challenges of poverty and enter kindergarten fully prepared to achieve. We believe it far more cost-effective, and caring, to help...

  • Learn to Speak French Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Learn French online by practicing with a native speaker who is learning your language. Write or speak French online to improve grammar or conversation. The website provides free, helpful guidelines and tips on how to do a language exchange, as well as free...

  • Modern Curriculum Press PLAID Phonics Kindergarten-Grade 6
    A complete phonics and word study program for teachers and kids, this resource provides systematic, intensive phonics support which include items such as photographic clues for easy identification, critical thinking questions, a variety of fun formats, easy...

  • Music is Elementary - Classroom Music Retailer Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Music is Elementary is an online catalog with a wide variety of items for everyone including instruments, books, CDs, and software. You will find items for use with early childhood, elementary music education, Orff-Schulwerk, and music therapy. Music is...

  • Nuance Education Solutions Tertiary-Lifelong
    Dragon speech recognition software, education document processing, and employee productivity suite are several software options offered by Nuance that are geared toward education applications.

  • Nystrom Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Nystrom manufactures and publishes the industry's finest Social Studies educational materials. Nystrom's hands-on programs, maps, globes, atlases, and technology products are the essential materials for today's classroom, from kindergarten to college.

  • Origins - Responsive Classroom & Developmental Designs Training Kindergarten-Grade 9
    Origins provides professional development regarding the related holistic teaching and learning strategies called Responsive Classrooms (Gr K-6), and Developmental Designs (Gr 5-9). "Nothing is more important than creating schools where the...

  • Peace Corps Resources for Educators Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Lesson plans and stories for teachers from the Peace Corps.

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    Peacemaker Ministries Grade 1-Lifelong
    "With over hundreds of articles and true stories, the Peacemaker Ministries website contains a wealth of information for those who are interested in learning about biblical peacemaking. Admittedly, however, this is quite a bit of information to sift through....

  • Ranger Rick Science Program Grade 3-Grade 6
    The Ranger Rick Science Program covers a wide range of science concepts with standards-based content and spectacular real-world photography. Help your students achieve fluency in accessing, processing, and communicating informational text. The in-depth text...

  • Veg Cooking Grade 7-Lifelong
    From an intro to veganism, to shopping tips for vegan food choices, to international vegetarian recipes, this site has excellent recipes, tips to shopping and dining out.

  • Arizona State Libraries Database Access Grade 1-Lifelong
    Arizona residents may explore thousands of online articles and images from journals, newspapers and accurate, current research materials, through their public libraries. Residents are encouraged to use their public library’s website to access these resources....

  • College Readiness Brochure Grade 12-Tertiary
    This 2-page brochure compares expectations of high school and college students to help college freshman understand the transitions needed to succeed in college level studies. Comparisons include student responsibility, academic environment, resources and support,...

  • Finale Music Composing and Notation Software Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "... a world leader in music technology whose mission is to enhance and transform the experience of making, teaching, learning, and performing music. For more than 20 years, Finale has been the world standard for music notation software. More than 2.5...

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    Greek Orthodox Church Archdiocese of America Grade 9-Lifelong
    Christians of the Eastern Churches call themselves Orthodox. This description comes to us from the fifth century and has two meanings which are closely related. The first definition means true teaching. The Orthodox Church believes that she has maintained...

  • Growing Leaders Grade 7-Lifelong
    "Growing Leaders is a non-profit organization which serves public schools, state universities, and civic organizations, as well as faith-based organizations and churches. Our mission is to develop young leaders who will transform society." Check...

  • Handwriting Worksheets Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Create handwriting worksheets in basic print, D'Nealian or cursive styles using dot, dash, or hollow trace or separated letters inn 13/16 or 10/16 inch sizes. Great tool.

  • Homeschool.com Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The Homeschooling Resource Guide is a comprehensive and growing guide of home schooling resources and services to help each child reach their highest potential. The guide provides links to publishers and supply companies, art, music, reading, and general curriculum...

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    Icons of Evolution Grade 9-Lifelong
    Wells compares the icons or examples commonly used as evidence for Darwin's theory with published scientific evidence which reveals that much of what textbooks print and is taught in public education about evolution is wrong. Easy to understand, but thoroughly...

  • Incredible Art Department Grade 6-Lifelong
    Link to lesson plans, art rubrics-file, art careers, resources, art-math science, art-technology, heroes project, architecture, African-American, sculpture, photography, and more art education resources.

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    International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention Grade 9-Lifelong
    The International Mission Board (formerly Foreign Mission Board) is an entity of the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation's largest evangelical denomination, claiming more than 40,000 churches with nearly 16 million members. The board's main...

  • Isearch Zoo Grade 9-Lifelong
    Keyword-based search engine which searches many other engines.

  • Jersey Clicks Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "JerseyClicks is New Jersey's statewide portal that features federated searching of the statewide full-text databases offered by the New Jersey State Library, the New Jersey Network, and funds from the Library Services and Technology Act." (From...

  • KIDS (Kids Involved Doing Service) Consortium Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This organization in Maine "works with teachers, administrators, and community partners to involve K-12 students in addressing real challenges faced by their communities. Together they identify, research, and work to solve problems and meet needs. With...

  • Kids Gardening Preschool-Grade 12
    Information and ideas on incorporating learning and gardening, from preschool age through elementary school. Teacher and parent links on subjects ranging from literature connections, grants, gardening in school, wildlife, seasons, weather, and much more.

  • Learn 2 Type Kindergarten-Grade 6
    Typing Test and free Typing tutor at Learn 2 Type for Kids - the leading free Web site that helps kids master the skills of touch typing. The interactive exercises automatically adjust to your child's skill level. The better they get, the more challenging the Typing exercises become. You can come and go as you please and pick up the Typing lesson where you left off.

  • Library of Congress Grade 5-Lifelong
    Library of Congress website has an almost infinite amount of information to peruse and use. General fields of information include copyright office, American Memory (America's story in words, sounds and pictures), online exhibitions, and much more.

  • Middle Web Grade 5-Grade 8
    MiddleWeb provides a wealth of resources for schools, districts, educators, parents, and public school advocates working to raise achievement for all students in the middle grades. The site includes a large collection of reform-oriented materials, hundreds...

  • Christian Resource
    Moody Press Online Catalogue Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Full online catalogue of Christian books for all ages from Moody Bible Institutes Press.

  • Music! Its Role and Importance in Our Lives Grade 9-Grade 12
    This previously NAD-recommended general high school music textbook includes dance and other genres of music that are an integral part of music history and culture. It is recommended that these topics be addressed within the context of the principles of Seventh-day...

  • Practical Ideas on Alternative Assessment for ESL Students Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Practical ideas on alternative assessment strategies such as nonverbal assessment strategies, K-W-L charts, oral performances or presentations, oral and written products, portfolios, and more.

  • Quebec Education Program Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Access curriculum guides and instructional materials for preschool through adult education in Quebec, Canada.

  • Schoolyard Habitats - MAEOE Grade 1-Grade 12
    "Schools... are recognizing the value of encouraging students to learn outside. Integrating curriculum and habitat projects into an 'outdoor classroom' is a unique and valuable approach to getting children engaged and excited about learning. Schoolyard...

  • US Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) for Educators Grade 5-Lifelong
    Access research reports, images, and media, or download educational resources such as the climate literacy framework and a wildlife and wildlands toolkit, "an interagency project to provide information for students and educators about the impact of climate...

  • Christian Resource
    Youth Games Grade 1-Lifelong
    A great site full of ideas and games for ministry with kids, youth and young adults.

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    Adventist Post-Secondary Institutions Accreditation Status Tertiary-Lifelong
    This list identifies by institution and country all post-secondary institutions recognized and accredited by the Seventh-day Adventist church, along with the year each institution was first accredited and when current accreditation expires.

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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.

  • African American History Month Grade 1-Grade 12
    Since 1976, February has been celebrated in the USA as African American History Month. Link to exhibits and collections, images, audio/video, profiles, teaching resources and archives of primary sources here.

  • Alibris for Libraries Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Alibris for Libraries understands the unique needs of library acquisitions departments and collection-development specialists. It works with libraries to help them find and acquire the titles they need. More than 5,000 libraries use Alibris for Libraries as...

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    AMiCUS Tertiary-Lifelong
    AMiCUS is the Adventist Ministry to College and University Students. It seeks to meet the spiritual, intellectual, and social needs of Seventh-day Adventist students on secular campuses worldwide. In cooperation with leaders at various church levels, it aims...

  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Grade 1-Grade 12
    May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in the USA. Link to resources selected for their relevance to classroom curriculum through the USA Library of Congress, including collections and exhibits, images, audio and video.

  • BC Special Education Policies and Resources Preschool-Grade 12
    Students with special needs have disabilities of an intellectual, physical, sensory, emotional, or behavioural nature, or have a learning disability or have exceptional gifts or talents. This website includes a wealth of online resources on topics, including:...

  • Better World Books 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Better World Books is the next generation of online bookstore. BWB provides FREE worldwide shipping for new and used books. They also donate millions of books and millions of dollars to worldwide literacy projects. Large selection of new and used textbooks,...

  • Botany Careers - Frequently Asked Questions Grade 5-Lifelong
    Answers to frequently asked questions about a career in botany. Explains what botany is, how it is used in society, careers, areas of specialization, and more.

  • British Columbia Performance Standards Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "The BC Performance Standards have been developed for voluntary use in BC schools. They describe the professional judgments of a significant number of BC educators about standards and expectations for the following key areas of learning: reading, writing,...

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    Christianity Cove Sunday School Resources Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Christianity Cove offers free lesson plans and activities to use with children, tweens, and teens. There are also many resources available for purchase such as games, sermons, more lessons and activities, and vbs programs. Keep in mind this is not a Seventh-day...

  • Cool Science Experiments Grade 3-Grade 8
    Free experiments for kids to try with parent or teacher supervision. Topics include chemistry, earth, and life science. This website is for a commercial group that does demonstrations for a fee.

  • Cricket Magazine Grade 4-Grade 8
    Each 48-page issue of Cricket Magazine, for ages 9-12, is a compilation of fiction and non-fiction stories, poems, crossword puzzles, hands-on children's activities, story and poetry contests for kids.

  • Dave's ESL Cafe Idea Cookbook Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Lesson plans submitted by teachers in ESL classrooms worldwide. Topics include writing, reading, spelling, games, plans specifically for kids, music, pronunciation, and much more.

  • Detroit Institute of Arts Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Explore the Detroit Institute of Arts' digitized collections of American Art; European Art; African, Oceania, and the Indigenous Americas; the Arts of Asia and the Islamic World; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs; General Motors Center for African American...

  • Digital Copiers Pose Security Threat Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Hard drives on digital copiers retain sensitive information that could be accessed after the lease expires. Buying a data security kit is a good solution, discussed in this article, along with others.

  • Domain Informer Grade 7-Lifelong
    This site contains tutorials to help you learn the various aspects of HTML or Hyper text Markup Language. HTML is the basis for all web pages on the Internet. The lessons will have you creating your own web pages in just a few minutes. Lessons include hands-on practice.

  • Earth Day Network - Lesson Plans and Materials Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Climate Education Week curriculum for k-12. Learn all about climate science.

  • Education Week Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Education Week is a resource on K-12 education which has been rebuilt to make it easier to tap into the wide range of resources, from the latest news to an extensive database of state indicators to the top jobs for educators.

  • Education Week Spotlight on Personalized Learning 0-2 years-Lifelong
    Access a guide and nine articles hand-picked by Education Week editors: • Using new technologies and teaching approaches to improve learning in middle schools • Creating individualized education plans for every student • Conducting...

  • Education Week Teacher Magazine Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Targeted specifically at teacher-leaders, TEACHER offers a wealth of news and information, along with blogs and “Ask the Mentor” columns.

  • Education World - Special Education Preschool-Grade 12
    Find Education World and other valuable sources at this site, chosen specifically for the special education community. Browse their special education database for a wealth of resources on organizations, discussion forums, disabilities, gifted and talented...

  • Education World Early Childhood Community Preschool-Grade 2
    This community has been created to celebrate and support the creativity and dedication of all those who participate in the education of young children. Teachers, parents, aides, and administrators are encouraged to explore these resources and share your ideas...

  • Christian Resource
    Encyclopedia of Bible Teaching Ideas Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Use the Children's Worker's Encyclopedia of Bible-Teaching Ideas to increase your teaching impact by bringing the Old and New Testament stories to life with attention-grabbing ideas! Find easy-to-use plans from each book of the Old and New Testament for: active...

  • Ethnologue Grade 9-Lifelong
    A catalog of the world's languages including information on alternate names, number of speakers, location, dialects, linguistic affiliation, and other sociolinguistic and demographic information. Publications, software and linqualinks make this a rich language...

  • Guided Reading Activities & Small-Group Instruction Best Practices Kindergarten-Grade 2
    Explore small-group instruction and reading behaviors for K–2 students through this presentation.

  • How Do You Define 21st Century Learning? Kindergarten-Grade 12
    In this article, education experts define 21st learning from their own perspectives.

  • Illinois - Action for Children Preschool-Kindergarten
    Action for Children provides access to resources, community, advocacy -- and represents an alliance of individuals and groups dedicated to empowering and supporting parents, child care providers and family service programs. Its mission is to create a common...

  • NASA Ocean Studies Grade 7-Lifelong
    Part of NASA's mission is to develop an understanding of the total Earth system and the effects of natural and human-induced changes on the global environment. Our oceans play a major role in influencing changes in the world's climate and weather. Collecting...

  • National Hispanic Heritage Month Grade 1-Grade 12
    Since 1988, the USA has celebrated September 15 to October 15 as the National Hispanic Heritage Month. Link to information, exhibits and collections, images, audio/video, and large museum and archival collections of primary sources.

  • Native American Heritage Month Grade 1-Grade 12
    Since 1990, November has been proclaimed the National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month (with several variants to this name). The USA Library of Congress links to teaching resources, archival collections, images, audio and video.

  • Nebraska Office of Early Childhood Preschool-Kindergarten
    Nebraska Office of Early Childhood website. Links provided to accreditation and quality improvement of early childhood programs, child care networks, early childhood education programs, training centers, interagency coordinating council, Even Start literacy...

  • NOAA Education Grade 3-Grade 12
    The NOAA Ocean Service Education website includes printable resources, videos, activities for students as well as lesson plans, and curriculum for grades 3 through 12 on a wide variety of topics, including: nautical charts, sea floor mapping, corals, currents,...

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    Seventh-day Adventist IBMTE Handbook and accreditation guides Grade 9-Lifelong
    Download the IBMTE (International Board of Ministerial and Theological Education) Handbook, and other resources for AAA accreditation.

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    Society of Friends - Quakers Grade 5-Lifelong
    FGC provides resources and opportunities that educate and invite members and attenders to experience, individually and corporately, God's living presence, and to discern and follow God's leadings. FGC reaches out to seekers and to other religious bodies inside...

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    Spiritual Master-planning - A Short Guide Tertiary-Lifelong
    All accredited Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities are expected by the Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, Colleges and Universities (AAA) to have a spiritual master plan, a plan that identifies the spiritual goals of the...

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    Teaching the Faith - An Essential Guide for Building Faith-Shaped Kids Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Remember your childhood? Well, forget it! It's different now. Life is busier. Families more fractured. Innocence gone. You're fighting media pressure. Moral vacuum. Reading's out. See and do is in. Everything's changed. Except the need to teach kids to love...

  • The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching -3-Lifelong
    Leadership coaching has become vitally important to today's most successful businesses. The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching is a landmark resource that presents a variety of perspectives and best practices from today's top executive coaches....

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    The Complex Religion of Teens Grade 9-Tertiary
    Sometimes adults are frustrated with teenagers because they behave like . . . well, teenagers. We forget that they are not adults; nor are they children. Stuck in a tricky, unfamiliar place between childhood and adulthood, they are struggling to define their...

  • The Creative Journal for Teens: Making Friends with Yourself Grade 6-Grade 12
    This book helps teenagers express their true feelings and thoughts in the safe, nonjudgmental atmosphere of personal journal-keeping. The author, a registered art therapist with degrees in art and psychology, offers teenagers easy techniques for journal writing...

  • The Internet and Problem-Based Learning Grade 9-Grade 12
    Education World book review of problem-based learning guidebook. The book contains 8 "ill-structured" problems as a blueprint for guiding students in learning. It also offers general information on problem-based learning and on using the Internet...

  • The Learning Edge: Supporting Student Success in a Competency-based Learning Environment Kindergarten-Grade 12
    To ensure high-quality competency education, in 2011 one hundred innovators created a working definition to guide the field. This paper delves into the fourth element of the definition: Students receive timely, differentiated support based on their individual...

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    The World : Love It or Leave It ? Tertiary
    If you thought you could reject the culture in which they live, in reality adopt something else which is itself culture. How should Christians relate to the culture in which they find themselves without isolating themselves from their fellowmen or becoming...

  • Using Primary Sources on the Web Grade 5-Lifelong
    "Written by the Instruction & Research Services Committee of the Reference and User Service Association History Section in the American Library Association." "This site has excellent resources to help teachers and students know how to find...

  • Vegetarian Food Pyramid Preschool-Lifelong
    Mayo Clinic has a vegetarian food pyramid image that is helpful for visually presenting a meatless diet. The pyramid helps pull together the information in a format that is currently shown to students in their normal daily searches.

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