Church School Director Resources


General Resources

  • 50 Affirmation Ideas from the Grocery Store – Spring '02 (PDF)
  • Church School Volunteer Information Form – Fall '99 (PDF)
  • "Eleven Ways to Support Teachers" spring '98 newsletter (PDF)
  • "Helping Our Substitute Teachers Do Their Best" – Fall '04 (PDF)
  • Ideas for Promoting the Church School – Fall '03 (PDF)
  • Ideas for Recruiting Staff – Fall '03 (PDF)
  • Job Description for a Church School Director Fall '09 (PDF)
  • NOW Is the Time! Preparing for the Coming School Year – Spring '04 (PDF)
  • Oratorical Festival Letter from Irene Cassis, DRE Denver Metropolis - Fall '02 (PDF)
  • Recruiting Church School Teachers – Spring '00 (PDF)
  • Teacher Evaluation – Fall '09 (PDF)
  • "Teachers are the Key – So Recruit!" Spring '10 (PDF)
  • Dealing with Low Church School Attendance by Phyllis Meshel Onest (6 pages) (PDF)
  • Holy Bread (Prosforo) and Sunday School − A Snack Time Idea (1 page) (PDF)
Advent Resources
  • "An Advent Alphabet for Orthodox Families" [Grades 1 or 2 – 6 or 7] – Fall '04 (PDF)
  • Christmas Lenten Handouts Advent Project; Handouts included – Fall '03 (PDF)
  • "A Family Advent Calendar on a Chain" [Preschool – Grade K or 1] – Fall '04 (PDF)
  • "The Nativity Fast/Advent For Parents & Children" by Fr. Rodney Torbic -Fall '04 (PDF)
  • "Making a Family Orthodox Advent Calendar" Directions (PDF)
  • An Advent Bulletin Board (21 pages) (PDF)
Bulletin Board Ideas
  • Paschal Greetings in Various Languages – Spring '00 (PDF)
Church School Projects
  • "Christmas & Pascha Cards for the Orthodox Christian Prison Ministry – Spring '03 Newsletter,
    • "Pascha Card" for Orthodox Prison Ministry Project - Spring '05 (PDF)
    • "Christ is Born" Christmas Card – Orthodox Christian Prison Project – Fall '04 (PDF)
    • "Manger scene" Christmas card – Orthodox Christian Prison Project – Fall '04 (PDF)
  • IOCC Children's Lenten Project - Fall '99 (PDF)
  • Souper Bowl Sunday - Check IOCC's Website in the Fall
Miscellaneous
  • Greek National Anthem in Greek, Phonetics, and English (PDF)