No School Thursday!

Thursday October 15th 2015

Staff Development Day

The New Hope Christian School's Staff is attending the Annual Fall Institute CRECEF Conference. Our goal at New Hope Christian Schools is to produce life-long-learners, and so we advocate the same goal for our staff. This year's conference theme is "Everything old is NEW again" The speaker is Ellen Booth Church. Ellen is currently writing for Gryphon House publishing. She is also a former columnist for Scholastic’s Parent and Child and Early Childhood Today magazines as well as the author of many books for teachers and parents. In the world of Children’s Television, Ellen has consulted for PBS, Nelvana, and Cartoon Network on a wide variety of projects.


Specialties

Ellen's specialties in Early Childhood Education include: Brain-Based Learning; Creative Music and Movement; Mindfulness and Compassionate Discipline; Circle Time; Transitions; Creative and Critical Thinking Skills; Kindergarten; Child Development; Language and Literacy; Infant and Toddler Development; Play

Please keep the staff of New Hope Christian Schools in your thoughts and prayers

Staff Development days are a great time to refresh our teaching skills and reflect on the ministry The Lord has pressed upon our hearts.