Research and Development

Timely—Thorough—Trustworthy

Reliable studies for traditional best practices—validated by the consistent success of millions of students over decades—form the basis of A Beka Book textbooks, curriculums, and other materials. When you teach with A Beka Book, your teaching is based on biblical principles that address the nature of the learner and learning itself, the nature of truth and authority, and what is truly important to learn and remember.

Development Process

Our process demonstrates academic integrity, content research, trial testing, and ongoing evaluation to provide the very best in Christian educational materials
  Needs Assessment Creation based on current scholastic requirements and the needs assessment of Christian education.
  Research and Development
  Research Careful research into the selection and treatment of topics based on their overall fit into the K–12 scope and sequence with respect to sequential progression and age appropriateness.
Research and Development
Writing and Illustrating Textbooks, teaching resources, and assessments actually
written and edited by master teachers who have successfully taught in the field. Supporting media and illustrations also developed concurrently.
Research and Development
Ongoing Development Editorial and research teams assist writers through ongoing development to corroborate, review, and polish content and technical changes for readability, style, and form.
Research and Development
Initial Printing Layout and design finalized and approved for
initial printing
and piloting.
Research and Development
Pilot Textbooks and materials are piloted at Pensacola Christian Academy. Continuous feedback from active teaching professionals is provided along the way.
  Research and Development
Revision Editorial team makes necessary revisions to ensure maximum readability, academic rigor, assessment validity, and student appeal.
  Research and Development
Publication Final Editorial approval and release for publication.