The Principal’s Blog

Seeing the world as God sees it.

Seeing the world as God sees it.

  What difference would it make to the world to educate children to see the world through God’s eyes?  To teach children not just to count the number of seeds in an apple, but to count the number of apples in a seed as God might!  KCS sees this as both its... read more

Entering Week Two

I have been visiting all the classrooms to introduce the students to iPad care and use.  I present them with an iPad Contract that I was able to download for free at the Teachers Paying Teachers website.  There are great classroom posters of iPad Rules and even a... read more

Surprise Number One and a Sneaky Suspicion

When I rolled out the iPads earlier in the week, I had 2 students who seemed excited, but also showed signs of anxiety.  When I questioned the one, he told me that he had never touched a tablet or a smartphone.  He asked how he would know what button to push or what... read more
iPad Launch Day 1

iPad Launch Day 1

Well, today was a big day for me.  It has been my dream for some time now to teach a classroom where each student had access to an iPad.  For the next three weeks, I will be teaching in our Grade 5 & 6 class while our regular classroom teacher recovers from... read more

Preparing for Nicaragua

It was a sunny afternoon, and as I sat on my deck with my computer on my lap, I wondered if the next hour would replace my “queasy” feelings with what I called “Yippee” feelings.  I had always dreamed of such an opportunity.  I mean, what... read more

Dealing with Digital Behavior Issues: A Parent Guide Borrowed from Edward Chen  Director of Technology at The Nueva School Growing up in the digital age is hard to do. Opportunities abound for mistakes. Sometimes those mistakes are public, involve classmates and can... read more

Impress Them on Your Children

Deut. 6 Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. [a] 5 Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. 6 These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. 7 Impress them on your children. Talk... read more

Four Reasons Christian Kids Belong in Christian Schools

Firstly, we are all created to connect and be shaped by our circumstances. That is why the scriptures call us everything from sheep to seeds, from branches to clay. Christian kids (and even adults, too!) require consistent leading back toward truth and the principles... read more