In the Biblical Worldview: Paper Assignment, you will convey your understanding of what is
meant by the term biblical worldview and apply principles of a biblical worldview to educational
practice. You will articulate key components of a Christian philosophy of education, citing from
the Bible and other literature on the topic of Christian philosophy of education. This assignment
advances the School of Education’s mission: to develop competent professionals with a biblical
worldview for Christian, public, and private schools.
Write a 3-4-page paper that discusses your biblical worldview and its application to education.
Page length does not include the title page nor the references page. An abstract is not required.
The paper must include:
o Present a strong, clear thesis statement regarding the value of a biblical
o What is the basis for reality based on the existence of God?
o What is the basis for truth, and is truth absolute or relative?
o What values should anchor life decisions?
Biblical Philosophy of Education
o What is the purpose of education from a biblical view?
o What educational outcomes should be achieved in the lives of students as a result
of being taught by a teacher who teaches from a biblical worldview?
Implications for Educational Practice
o What methods effectively address the basic nature of the child?
o How would you use these methods to motivate student learning in diverse student
o How would you use these methods to enhance classroom management?