Are You Ready for This?

Peter Vande Brake June 5, 2011

Presented at:
SCL Conference 2011


This seminar is designed for first time SCL Conference attendees and for novice Christian classical teachers. The presentation will cover an introduction to Christian classical education and to the Society for Classical Learning. Suggestions will be made about how your time can best be used to get the greatest benefit from this conference experience.


Classical Education Teachers Teaching


Peter Vande Brake
Peter Vande Brake attended Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI where he was a 4-time All-American decathlete. He went to seminary at Union Seminary in Richmond, Virginia and then did his doctoral work at Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids obtaining a Ph.D. in systematic theology in 2000. He was ordained in the PCUSA in 2001. He taught, coached, and was Headmaster at North Hills Classical Academy from 1996-2010. He is a leadership consultant for the CiRCE Institute and a teacher and administrator at The Potter’s House School in Grand Rapids, MI. H He is married and has two daughters.

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