David I. Smith
David I. Smith started his career teaching French, German and Russian in secondary schools in England before moving into higher education. He currently serves both as an associate professor in the German department and Education program and as Director of the Kuyers Institute for Christian Teaching and Learning at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He has published extensively in the field of Christian educational theory and travels widely to speak at educational conferences and work with groups of teachers in both higher and K-12 education. He is editor of the Journal of Education and Christian Belief and of the Journal of Christianity and Foreign Languages, and has been involved with a variety of curriculum projects.