A Comparison of the Academic Achievement of Seventh-day Adventist Elementary Students by School Type: The Influence of Teacher, Student, Parent, and School Variables
Enrollment in Seventh-day Adventist schools is declining as is the number of schools and teachers. While there could be many reasons for this, one perception of SDA schools, held by parents, teachers, pastors, and school board members, is that students enrolled...
An analysis of the implementation of the nongraded program at the New Port Richey Seventh-day Adventist Elementary School
Problem: Seventh-day Adventist schools have long been dissatisfied with the graded school as an answer to educational organization which would be in harmony with the writings as a guideline for Seventh-day Adventist schools. It was the purpose of the...
Enhancing Learning through Multiage Grouping
Online article about the benefits of multiage grouping. "Multiage classrooms utilize an organizational structure in which children of different ages (at least a two-year span) and ability levels are grouped
together, without dividing them or the curriculum...
Instructional Practices and Attitudes of Teachers in One and Two Room Schools in the Seventh-day Adventist School System in North America
Problem: This study examines the instructional practices, perceptions, and attitudes of multi-grade teachers in one- and two-room schools in the Seventh-day Adventist educational system.
JAE Editorial: Survival Skills for Multigrade Teachers
Method: The researcher developed a survey and...
Lake Union K-2 Program Manual
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....
Non-Graded Lesson Plans
Lesson plans for Non-graded Instruction. Titles include: P.O.V.: Freedom Machines; It's My Life: Building a Classroom Community and Bully-Free Zone; Extreme Oil; Cyberchase: Read My Bar Graph!
Non-Graded Primary Education
This article by the Regional Education Laboratory cites states and provinces that legislate the use of Non-graded Instruction. Included in the article is a definition of non-graded education, background, research literature, obstacles to implementation, recommendations,...