The Christian Middle School: An Ethos of Caring

 

Gloria Goris Stronks

 

Christian Schools International 3350 East Paris Ave., SE

Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512

 

(c)1990 by CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS INTERNATIONAL


 

Contents

Preface

Introduction: An Ethos of Caring

What is a Christian Middle School?

  1. Junior High Schools and Middle Schools
  2. Learner Characteristics of Transescent Students
  3. What Makes a Middle School Successful?

4. Instruction in a Christian Middle School

5. Planning a Christian Middle School

How the Christian Middle School Works

6. Leadership in the Christian Middle School - Kenneth Kuipers

7. Exploratory Courses - Vernon K. Groenendyk

8. Advisor-Advisee Relationships - Daniel Day and David Koetje

9. Teaching for Servanthood - Gloria Goris Stronks

References

Appendix A. Sample Units

Appendix B. Sources