January–March 2018


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Adventist Distance Education: A Bridge to Access

As Adventist educators, we all have a heart and passion for providing access to Christian education to as many students as possible.

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Administrative Essentials for Online Programs

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 offered by their schools.

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How to Successfully Support Online Teachers

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, ongoing support, which can be offered by experienced instructors or program supervisors.

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​Faith Presence: Creating Online Environments That Nurture Faith

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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The Virtual Mentor Program​: An Initiative to Support First-year Students and Students at Risk

The concept of a first-year student always being a recent high school graduate is a misnomer; many students come to higher education with significant life experience.

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​Building Relationships for Ministry to Online Students

After trying several different approaches to connect with students and attempting to create the nurturing faith community Adventist education aims to provide, I have found 10 e-mail practices that have proved effective.

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Creative Online Devotionals

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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Adventist Learning Community Announces Eight Health Courses

Living healthfully is an essential component of the Seventh-day Adventist lifestyle. The health message, comprised of principles of healthful living, is core to the church’s mission.

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Teaching the Bible Class

What strategies can teachers utilize to make Bible classes4 more effective and enjoyable? Here are some ideas to try.

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