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Month: October 2022

Charis Theatre

Last year, Charis’s high schoolers performed Twelfth Night, the first Shakespeare play we’ve ever produced. As you can imagine, taking on a play by Billy Shakes himself is a pretty monumental task. If reading his plays for understanding is hard enough, playing a Shakespeare part requires expert knowledge of every monologue, line, and even word …

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Some Thoughts on Education (9) – FAQs (A) Do Contemporary Schools Favor Girls Over Boys? And (B) Why do Christian Schools so Often Struggle?

Do Contemporary Schools Favor Girls Over Boys?  Before discussing this I think it is important to note that (1) boys and girls are different and therefore learn differently and (2) anytime one moves toward one group of people one moves away from another group. Let me take a moment to unpack the second statement. Consider …

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Some Thoughts on Education (8) – FAQs Should Christians Attend Secular or Christian Colleges?

*Important note*: those of you who have talked to me about college already know that I honestly don’t have clarity on this question. What I write here is far more speculative than what I normally write, so please keep that in mind as you read. I remember a strange class during the end of my …

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