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Edward Straka

Edward Straka

about the teacher

Edward Straka has spent most of his adult life in education having taught on both sides of the Pacific (Japan) at the collegiate level (English, Philosophy, World Religions, Asian Studies) as well as the high school level in the areas of World History, US History, World View, Economics and US Government. Mr. Straka has pastored churches in Wisconsin and Mississippi and taught Japanese at Honda of America, and Piqua Community College in Ohio. He has written both historical fiction and futuristic dystopian fiction with a bio-ethical slant as well as nonfiction social theory books available on Amazon. He has lived in Japan & Hong Kong and traveled extensively throughout South East Asia and East Asia as well as the Caribbean Sea tracing the sea routes of Columbus, Sir Francis Drake, and Captain Henry Morgan. Currently, Mr. Straka teaches Apologetics, Humanities, and Theology at a Classical Christian school and will be going full-time for Kepler Education in the Fall of 2020.

Teaching Philosophy

The position we must embrace regarding Christian education is the understanding that man, first and foremost is God’s vice-regent/steward on earth (Gen.1:26-28). A being created with a specific purpose by God to take dominion in a lawful manner …

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Publications

Harbor City
Winner Takes All
Harbor City, (April 2015)
Harbor City
Return to Source
Harbor City, (May 2017)
When the World Went Dark
Book 1
Zaikan Series (July 2017)
America’s Age of Empire
The Loss of Her Past
(May 2016)
Natural Order & City Planning
Walkable Neighborhoods
(October 2016)
Natural Order and the Return of Independent City-States
Hard Copy - Vol. 2 in series
(October 2018)
Political Paternalism vs the Natural Order
How Natural Law Will Give People Freedom
(November 2017)
Natural Order and the Return of Independent City-States
Kindle edition - Vol. 2 in series
June 25, 2016

Education

M.A.
2004
Catholic & Medieval Studies
B.A.
2002
Religious Studies w/ a minor in philosophy)
B.A.
1998
Theological Studies
Graduate Studies in Theology
2013
Studies in Anglicanism & 39 Articles of Religion
Graduate Studies in Theology
2014
Apologetics History of the Christian Church New Testament Studies