New York State of Mind: Whitefield Tenth Graders Head to the Big Apple

by Sandee Finley on Aug 23, 2017 7:00:00 AM

At Whitefield Academy, experiences outside the classroom are vital to classical education. Upper school students alternate cultural trips with mission trips each year to see and serve the world ...

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Library Finds: Tales from the Brothers Grimm

by John Hutson on Aug 16, 2017 11:18:00 AM

This is the first in an ongoing series of great finds at the library.

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Redeeming Time in the Car: How to Make the Most of A Long Commute

by Sandee Finley on Aug 9, 2017 7:01:00 AM

When my husband and I began to consider sending our 15 year old daughter Annika to Whitefield Academy, one of the costs we counted was ...

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7 Ways to Find Success for Yourself and Your Kids Through Deep Work

by John Hutson on Aug 2, 2017 7:15:00 AM

While most of us understand that social media and other online activities cut into our ability to do good work, high-tech gadgets and constant connectivity to the web have become so common that it ...

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Ten Things Your Teen Should Be Able to Do Before Going to College

by Rachel Hutson on Jul 26, 2017 7:30:00 AM

Your baby is going to college! Has the panic set in? You want them to not only survive but to thrive. After pooling the thoughts of a number of parents and current college students, here's what they ...

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The Best Summer Activities in Kansas City

by Rachel Hutson on Jul 19, 2017 7:30:00 AM

While driving in my car this morning and actively succeeding in tuning out The Magic Tree House book on tape, I realized that we only have one month of summer left! My great plans for an epic summer ...

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Choosing Classical Christian Education: What's the Difference?

by Adrienne Waner on Jul 12, 2017 7:35:00 AM

I remember a conversation I recently had with a Christian friend who wondered aloud why our family would pay to send our children to a classical Christian school when the new charter school down the ...

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5 Tips for Parents: How to Afford Private School Tuition

by Rachel Hutson on Jul 5, 2017 7:30:00 AM

The biggest deterrent for most families when it comes to choosing private education for their children is the price tag. Though adding private school tuition to the pile of bills can be daunting, ...

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Top 5 Children's Bibles for People Who Don't Like Children's Bibles

by Rachel Hutson on Jun 28, 2017 7:30:00 AM

Not all children’s bibles are created equal. This becomes clear after you receive ten different lackluster versions for births, baptisms, birthdays, etc. Read More

The Benedict Option: A Review

by Lance Kinzer on Jun 21, 2017 8:00:00 AM

In his 1981 work, After Virtue, the philosopher Alasdair MacIntyre described what he took to be the besetting affliction of modern man:

[Each] ...

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