Surprise Scholé Academy

Academic Mentor Preparation

Academic Mentor Preparation

The following resources have been curated to help 

Academic Mentors prepare for the coming year.

We recommend that returning Mentors take time to

review the following videos each summer

Required Videos: 

Andrew Kern on Classical Education, Part 1


An Introduction to Scholé (with Dr. Christopher Perrin)


An Intro to the Principles of Classical Pedagogy (Christopher Perrin) 


Recommended Reading List: 

Teaching from Rest by Sarah Mackenzie 

Something They Will Not Forget: A Handbook for Classical Teachers by Joshua Gibbs

The Liberal Arts Tradition: A Philosophy of Christian Classical Education by Kevin Clark and Ravi Scott Jain 

Leisure, the Basis of Culture by Josef Pieper