Our Blessed Bears!

Our Blessed Bears!

This past week I was visiting with Craig Fischer, VP of Alumni Relations for ACU and also our NCSA and AdvancEd accreditation commissioner.   I had just left a breakfast meeting with Kelly Moore, the president of NCSA, our accrediting association.  I love these...
Simply the Best

Simply the Best

I brag a lot about BCS. I will tell anyone who listens that we have the best students of any school in this great state. I will show them the standardized test scores and SAT and academic meet results. I will show them the rigor of our pedagogy and the accomplishments...
Bragging On Our Bears

Bragging On Our Bears

  Our BCS Bears did it again! The 2018 SAT Annual Report is out, and our Bears are exceptional! Before we talk about our Bears, let’s look at some averages. The national average for the SAT was 1068, with an ERW (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) score of 536...
Heroes Among Us

Heroes Among Us

Everybody loves heroes and everybody has heroes. The heroes of our imagination wear capes and have powers beyond human ability and can change the course of humanity with their superpowers. The box offices at movie theaters are overrun with super men and wonderful...
Helicopter and Lawnmower Parents

Helicopter and Lawnmower Parents

  Several parents have sent me links to the stories coming out this past week about “Lawnmower Parents”. It seems we have a new entry into our lexicon replacing the well-known “Helicopter Parents”. Apparently the difference between the two is that a “helicopter...