Master Teaching

a blog for teachers who follow the Master Teacher

Pressing in

Have circumstances in 2020 stolen your purpose? Do you feel lost? Join us again before the throne. There is purpose in pressing in.

November 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

In Search of Purpose

Whether stuck in or out of your regular realms, do you feel like you’ve lost your sense of purpose these last few months? Kenton Kersting knows how you feel and has some words of comfort from the Master Teacher.

October 28, 2020 · 1 Comment

What drives language learners?

We’re reflecting on learner motivation for a few weeks here. Bradley Baurain starts us off with thoughts on autonomy, mastery, and purpose.

October 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Being Salt & Light

Tasha Bleistein continues our study of the Sermon on the Mount. She looks at salt and light through a lens of humility.

October 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

Education as a Wealth-building Strategy is Bankrupt

We’re still talking about education as justice. In this post Kimberly Todd talks about justice as the purpose of education and our purpose as educators who follow the Master Teacher.

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Echoes of the Master

We’re heading to India today. Jacob Shylla is back with some thoughts on being incarnational, intentional, and personal with the “loved by Yahweh” in our classrooms. This, he teaches.

April 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

Audience of One

Our last readers’ favorite comes from our purpose series. Let’s join together in teaching for the honor of the Name above all names!

June 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

All things to All

Another readers’ favorite, this one from our purpose series. May it refresh and inspire you as you finish out this week of work!

April 22, 2015 · 10 Comments

The Firstfruits of Teaching

It’s been a year since we started this blog. In order to celebrate, we’re reposting some of your favorites, posts with clicks and shares and mentions on our survey. With sacrifice lately on our minds, this one seemed like a good place to begin.

April 8, 2015 · 10 Comments

Purpose with a "p"

My ideas about teaching greatly changed…I [came] to realize teaching is not a random choice of many activities without purpose.  Teaching is like a journey which has its beginning point … Continue reading

October 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

When Opportunity Forgets to Knock

What if we changed just one thing about our past—where we were born, for example?  I could be exactly the same person with my love of learning but be excluded … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Small Things

This week we welcome guest author Sarah Portell as she closes out our series on purpose.

August 13, 2014 · Leave a comment



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