Exhibition Course

Year Three: Exhibition for Authentic Christian Teaching and Learning

Onsite Monday, July 25 – Thursday, July 28, 2022 Chesapeake, Virginia.

Mission:  Individual presentation to Principle Approach Mentors to express the level of Mastery and internalization achieved according to the prescribed individual profile.

The Exhibition Course is the third year, four-day course in the Principle Approach towards becoming a certified Principle Approach Master Teacher. Mentors give individual time to review, observe and advise according to the standards of the culminating practicum. Participants present their work and mentors kindly advise and guide.  The culmination of the week is the teaching of a model lesson designed by the participant. Exhibition for Authentic Christian Teaching and Learning is the final course in the program toward receiving the Principle Approach Master Teacher Certification.  

All on site courses will be taught at the Hall-Slater Library and Teaching Center in Chesapeake, Virginia. The Exhibition Course is not available online.

Your Instructors: The Exhibition Course will be taught by master teachers and scholars. Dr. Carole Adams, President of FACE and architect of The Noah Plan Principle Approach curriculum; Dr. Max Lyons, Director of Teaching Services at FACE, author and co-author of six books; Gary Porter, constitutional lecturer and FACE docent; Dr. Mike Myers, Director of Leading Schools Program; Martha Shirley, Director of Professional Development at StoneBridge School; Margie Lyons, homeschool expert and author; Linda Andrus, Assistant Editor and former Master Teacher at StoneBridge School; Chris Evans, Virginia historian and author; and Dan Smithwick of the Nehemiah Institute.

Mentoring: Upon acceptance into the Master Teacher Certification Course, you will be assigned a mentor who will  guide you, one-to-one, through the three levels of study, instruction, and performance.

Click here to view the Master Teacher Course Program Manual for 2022.
Please note that detailed teaching schedule and presenters are subject to change.

Click for a report on the 2021 Foundations, Applications or Exhibition Courses.

Tuition: The four-day onsite Exhibition Course tuition is $495 per person. Meals and lodging are not included.


Hotels: Click here for a list of recommended hotels within 10 miles of the The Foundation for American Christian Education and The Hall-Slater Library and Training Center campus located at 4225 Portsmouth Blvd, Chesapeake, Virginia 23321.

Homes: Limited space is available at no cost in the private homes of FACE staff and friends. Contact Max Lyons at 757-488-6601 or send him an email. Register early as free housing is available on a first come first served basis.

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