What does cherishing and challenging children mean? How do teachers balance the biblical education of children with a heartfelt, relational faith? How do teachers begin to learn methods and materials as well as to understand the personalities of the people to whom they minister? These questions are answered in this valuable guide that helps teachers develop the spiritual understanding to cherish the unique personalities and learning styles of each child, while challenging them to grow up to be like Christ. This handbook also familiarizes teachers in the Christian classroom with the vast array of information available on educational theory while providing this information in a practical, useful, and reproducible form. A HeartShaper Series Resource from Standard Publishing.