Ty Fischer

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Now More Than Ever: Setting our Sights For This Coming School Year

Posted by Ty Fischer on Aug 5, 2019 7:24:00 PM

Sometimes you have to get some distance to see things clearly.

At Veritas, our mission is to cultivate loving, serving, thinking students. A lot of what ... Read More

Grateful for Growth, Focused on the Future: In Response to LNP Feature

Posted by Ty Fischer on May 15, 2019 10:07:00 AM

Last month, LNP published a story on the struggling enrollment at many private schools in Lancaster County. It was a featured story in the April 13 edition, which ... Read More

#MoreThanATest : Raising the Standardized Testing Question

Posted by Ty Fischer on Apr 24, 2019 7:47:00 PM

Classrooms across Pennsylvania have been a little more silent - and possibly a little more stressed - this week as students pore over the PSSAs.

A stroll ... Read More

By Rote, By Heart: The Most Effective Tool for Teaching Young Minds

Posted by Ty Fischer on Apr 2, 2019 9:25:44 AM

Have you ever witnessed a miracle?

The Bible outlines many miraculous events. Some of them, however, may not make much sense at first glance. Take this ... Read More

Science, Cambridge, & A Quest for Antifragile Faith

Posted by Ty Fischer on Oct 2, 2018 10:29:03 AM

It is easy to experience disequilibrium at Cambridge.

The first event during my recent visit to the University of Cambridge was dinner. When I sat down, I ... Read More

3 Reasons to Rethink American Exceptionalism (& Still Enjoy July 4)

Posted by Ty Fischer on Jul 4, 2018 10:02:00 AM

In our day—and especially on the Fourth of ... Read More

3 Habits to Embrace That Teach Your Kids How to Think (Not What to Think)

Posted by Ty Fischer on Feb 24, 2018 3:46:34 PM

I have these moments. I used to freeze when they happened. One of my daughters (they are now aged 18, 16, 14, and 11) would say something and I would realize that ... Read More

A Path Toward Sexual Sanity & Sanctity Out Of a Wasteland of Scandals

Posted by Ty Fischer on Jan 9, 2018 7:26:00 PM

The news makes me wince daily. I still read the paper and I have come to dread the turning of the second page. Each day it seems ... Read More

When My Friends Have Different Standards: 3 Principles Governing Christian Liberty at School

Posted by Ty Fischer on Nov 2, 2017 7:51:15 PM

Every so often, an issue pops up in our school community that causes reflection on the concept of Christian liberty. Different families have different standards ... Read More

Celebrating Diversity: 3 Ways We Help Boys & Girls Love Being Boys & Girls

Posted by Ty Fischer on Oct 24, 2017 7:30:00 PM

This is the final post in Ty Fischer's three-part monthly series looking at gender and family roles from a Godly perspective in today's postmodern society. You ... Read More