Collaborative Ministry
Pastors & Educators Working Together

Adventist Professional Associations

School Resources

Modeling Real Life K-8 Introduction to Adventist Schools: Enclyclopedia Britannica
TDEC in cooperation with union directors and conference superintendents have purchased a site license to Encyclopedia Britannica online for all Adventist schools. The preview site can be accessed now, with the login of adventist and the password of nadsa1. The long term login name will be the schools org ID (same one as cognitive genesis) and then the password of nadsa1. The website is Contact your TDEC representative or conference office for further details.

FREE  to Adventist Schools: Visual Thesaurus
NAD Office of Education has found a wonderful tool for your classroom. Students see a visual map of a word, with all of the related words and the grammar roots of the word. Visit, use the abbreviation of your union (swuc), then (, password NADSDA1 (all caps). This is free for all teachers and students.

Enspire Productions is a ministry that brings together creative people from all backgrounds, giving them a community of encouragement where they can develop and share their talents.

Bad Wolf Press Musicals and plays based on core curriculum.

NAEIR Empowering Generosity Supporting communities by collecting merchandise donations from generous American corporations and giving it to non-profits

The Devan Group Where young writers become authors

Griggs International Academy An accredited Christian school serving K-12 learners around the globe, offering services such as parent guided curriculum, online learning and on-site solutions for NAD and international schools

Free Secondary Math Resources

How to Create a School Website

Big Ideas Math- Modeling Real Life K-8 Introduction

Amazing Educational Resources

Online Library Resources for K12 Students

Professional Organizations

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD, also known as SHAPE America)
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
The School Superintendents Association (AASA)
American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)
Association for Career & Technical Education (ACTE)
American Historical Association (AHA)
American Library Association (ALA)
American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)
Council for American Private Education (CAPE)
Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC)
fetc.orgInternational Literacy Association (IRA)
Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)
National Art Education Association (NAEA)
National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)
National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE, also known as SHAPE America)
National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)
National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
National Business Education Association (NBEA)
National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES)
National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA)
National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)
National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
National School Boards Association (NSBA)
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Staff Development for Educators (SDE)
Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)

Family Resources