Houseparenting across the world

At the heart of a boarding school, the House or Dorm parents play a vital role, along with the Tutors. We asked a few to reflect on their role and, especially, on what it means for a Christian to serve… Houseparenting in the UK In the pursuit of happiness we can often chase adrenaline highs, … Continue reading Houseparenting across the world

Lunar New year

Celebrating Lunar New Year One of the biggest celebrations in the world began this week: Lunar New Year is on Tuesday (1st February 2022) with celebrations typically starting the night before.  If you have East Asian pupils in your school, you’ll know that Chinese New Year is a really big deal and a difficult time to … Continue reading Lunar New year

Parenting for faith

Parenting for Faith  - Parents as Teachers and Teachers as Parents Becky Sedgwick is part of the team at Parenting for Faith. Not only was her mum her teacher, but she spent ten years as the lady in the office at her daughter’s primary school.  Becky Sedgewick - Parenting for Faith I was seven years … Continue reading Parenting for faith

‘Anxious times for Christian Teachers?

Equipping Christians in schools to face the future with confidence’ Antony Spencer, CEO of Mill Hill School (and a TISCA Trustee), gave a keynote talk at the June 2021 TISCA Annual Conference. Here is a shortened version of his inspiring and challenging talk. Missionary times As Christian teachers in this country, these increasingly feel like … Continue reading ‘Anxious times for Christian Teachers?

TISCA and ACT Keynote Conference 2022

TISCA and ACT are pleased to invite you to our annual keynote conference on the theme of identity in the world of education. Quick link to booking Who are we? Such a question is a deeply personal one, going right to the heart of our lives and those of our students and colleagues. We live … Continue reading TISCA and ACT Keynote Conference 2022

Top tips for Christian meetings in Schools

September is a great time to get a school CU back up and running - or off the ground for the first time!  But how do you get pupils to come along? Anand Singh from Bradfield College gives us five top tips for making a CU welcoming and accessible to any who'd like to give it a go....     … Continue reading Top tips for Christian meetings in Schools