Resources for Teachers

Convenient links to files and useful websites for teachers

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Official websites of Adventist Education

Journal of Adventist Education — A prize-winning educational journal for Adventist educators. NAD teachers can fulfill part of their recertification credit by faithfully reading this informative magazine. We encourage teachers and administrators not only to read this journal, but to write for it as well.

Adventist Deaf Ministries — A Nonprofit Religious Ministry by and for Deaf People.

Canadian Adventist Teacher Network (CATnet) — An online journal, curriculum and other resources, teacher talk, contact information and news, and a section on technology in the classroom.

Adventist Religious Liberty — This web site is sponsored by the Church State Council, and is devoted exclusively to issues of religious freedom.

Griggs International Academy — Since 1909, Home Study International has served more than 300,000 students from over 60 countries. To learn more about HSI programs ranging from preschool through college, click on the link below.

North American Division of Seventh-Day Adventists (NAD) — This is the web for the North American Division including resources, services, news, and information.

General Conference Seventh-Day Adventists Department of Education — The Education Department is responsible for the coordination, promotion, training, and quality of the global Seventh-day Adventist educational program.

Philanthropic Service for Institutions — PSI is the Adventist church’s department of philanthropy. This site contains a fund raising resource database and on-line library.

CIRCLE — Circle is the online clearinghouse of Adventist teaching materials linking educators to quality resources. Visit CIRCLE to instantly down load or order resources for your school or classroom, share classroom-ready materials with colleagues, discover valuable links to resources for SDA teaching, and search for specific resources.

Technology and Distance Education Committee (TDEC) — Designed to assist Adventist educators navigate the rapidly changing and expanding field of educational technology and to learn how to integrate technology into the curriculum.

Atlantic Union Teacher Bulletin — The Atlantic Union Teacher Bulletin offers curriculum material created by teachers offering classroom resources of integrated multi-age/multi-grade units for Seventh-day Adventist educators.

Professional Growth Books — The North American Division Office of Education is pleased to publish an annual list of Professional Growth Books. We encourage all educators to be life-long learners and believe that these books will help you toward that goal.

Other Seventh-Day Adventist Links for Adventist Educators

Geoscience Research Institute — The Geoscience Research Institute fosters research about creation with this site containing resources and topical papers.

National Account Program — The National Account Program is a service of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventist under the direction of the treasury department in Silver Spring, Maryland. The combined purchasing power of the church enables us to negotiate exceptional contract pricing that we can offer to our member organizations.

Worship — A resource for bringing missions into the classroom. It includes activities for 32 needy countries in various curriculum areas. Activities include quizzes on capitals and flags, questions to learn about the culture of the countries, and links to ADRA and AWR mission stories. VISION Ministry — This is a para-church agency dedicated to nurturing and empowering young people in Christian lifestyle and leadership. dVm provides training, resourcing, networking, and consultation in a wide array of reative youth/young adult ministry arenas.

Adventist PlusLine — This is a telephone help line where real people answer the phones and help you find specific church resource materials or refer you to information sources. — The only constantly-updated Adventist News service on the Internet. It contains 100 message areas, on-line Sabbath school help, an on-line Adventist magazine, plus more than 1,844 links to other Adventist websites.

Learnwell Online — A distance education portal especially for courses and continuing education in health and in ethics.

Three Angels Global Networking (TAGnet) — This site operated by Adventist laypersons contains links to many Seventh-day Adventist resources, web sites, and media sources.

SDAnet — This site coordinated by layperson Dr. Steven Timm contains news, discussion, a comprehensive list of SDA web sites including media outlets, churches with a graphical church locator, and Bible study forum.

Newbold College — Newbold College in England is able to offer students a “Year in England” to study General Education credits through Andrews University or Columbia Union College. Credits can then be transferred back to North American Division.

Active Online Learning — Are you creating online courses? Do you want to know how to teach online? Do you want to include active learning, meaningful interactions, stimulating learning experiences in your online courses? Do you want to integrate faith and learning online? Do you want all these things and credit, too? Please check out this new course. It could be just what you need. — PowerPoint presentations for administrators. Photos to be used in the classroom.

Alumni Achievement Awards — This organization provides awards to grade 9-12 schools and classroom teachers who exhibit excellence in Adventist Education.

Other Professional and Religious Sites for Adventist Educators

Association for Biblical Higher Education — Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges (AABC) has changed its name and moved! The new name is the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).

Association of Southern Baptist Colleges and Schools

Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada

Coalition for Christian Colleges and Universities

Council for American Private Education

Gates Millennium Scholar Award — Scholarships awarded to African Americans, American Indians/Alaska Natives, Asian Pacific Islander Americans, Hispanic Americans

Great Lakes Colleges Association

Helping America Learn

The History Channel

National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

National Association of Schools and Colleges of the United Methodist Church

National Council for Private School Accreditation

United Negro College Fund

Learn Spanish Today — Free online Spanish lessons