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Cultivating Faith in Our Students

In this week’s blog post, HeartSmart Founder Dave Hill writes about how we can cultivate faith in our students. Dave’s March 10 Converge session will focus on preparing students for a rapidly changing world and how they can embrace change while developing character.
December 7, 2021

Changing Our Schools Is Not Something to Fear

Can change become an enjoyable challenge and not a feared unknown? Author and Converge speaker Grant Lichtman believes so. He shares in his blog post how effective change starts with a community-wide recognition that change is both good and necessary, and then by establishing a clear, unambiguous “North Star” vision for the future.
November 9, 2021

Hospitality and Christian Schools

If the Christian school might itself be a form of hospitality, if pedagogy should be hospitable, if hospitality is itself a worthy topic and lens to learn about, and if we hope that students themselves will not forget to welcome strangers, then hospitality remains vitally relevant even when we can’t serve a casserole.
September 7, 2021

An Innovative Brand and Diversified Program at Converge 2022

The Converge 2022 program will be broken into two subthemes: Bridging Divides and Embracing Change. Each theme will begin with scripture reflection and worship to activate your mind to dive into the theme, follow with related TED Talks where you’ll explore the theme further, and conclude with a time of reflection through an engagement or networking activity.
August 31, 2021

Bridging Divides: Learning in, and from, Rwanda

Let vision be your guide as you lead with strength and courage to bridge existing divides in your sphere of influence. I know that God is faithful to lead you through it all and provide for what you need. If you are looking for a little inspiration, get to know the amazing country of Rwanda, and learn from their many…

Embracing Change and Innovating—Together

One of the key themes for Converge 2022 is embracing change. Educators from across the globe will explore the ways in which they might courageously lead their school communities to empower young people, not only to flourish personally, but to be agents of change and hope.
July 27, 2021