More than 850 articles integrate biblical and theological ideas with contributions from education, psychology, anthropology, sociology, and philosophy. The articles explore the history, philosophy, and theology of Christian education and provide insight into educational methodology, learning theory, and practice.
The general editor, Michael Anthony, and the associate editors, Warren Benson (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School); Daryl Eldridge (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary); and Julie Gorman (Fuller Theological Seminary) bring their many years of experience to bear on this volume. The contributors (including Perry G. Downs, Robert W. Pazmiño, Catherine Stonehouse, Ted W. Ward, and many others) are leading Christian educators from a variety of evangelical perspectives.
This unique and comprehensive reference tool has something for everyone who is serious about Christian education. It provides invaluable assistance to practitioners as well as to students and professors.
Sample articles from the Evangelical Dictionary of Christian Education
Attention Deficit Disorder
Child Evangelism Fellowship
History of the Sunday School
Role of Play in Childhood Education
Roman Catholic Education
Small Church Ministry
Television and Teaching
Theological Education by Extension (TEE)
True Love Waits Program
Associate Professor of Christian Education
Professor of Christian Education
Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Ethics
Professor of Christian Education and Theology
Director, Ph.D and Ed.D. programs in Educational Studies