Learn How To Trim Your Word Count

Learn How To Trim Your Word Count

A pastor was asked once how long it would take him to write a sermon. That depended, he said, on how long the sermon was to be. To write an hour-long sermon, he’d need two hours. To write a half-hour sermon, he’d need all day. And to write a five minute...
Teach to Fail

Teach to Fail

Our schools are not set up to teach us to fail correctly. What may seem like an oxymoron is actually an incredibly important skill. We will fail. All of us. Every student and every adult, in big ways and small, all our lives. It is important, therefore, to take as...
STEM Project Camp

STEM Project Camp

For many students, a science fair project is a landmark assignment in the landscape of homework. Usually striking sometime between fifth and ninth grade, it’s one of the first truly large projects faced by students. Most science fairs consist of three components...
Asking The Right Questions

Asking The Right Questions

The ability to ask questions is a vital part of a child’s education. But it’s not a skill that’s well taught, and not one taught early enough. It’s also painfully easy to discourage a child from asking at all. Over-strict teachers who dislike...
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