Dan Scott

Dan Scott is the Director of Elementary Strategies. He enjoys consulting with children’s and family ministry teams in the U.S. and abroad sharing strategies for creating engaging ministry environments to reach the next generation. His book, Caught In Between: Engage Your Preteens Before They Check Out, an Amazon best seller, focuses on how to help church leaders understand the world of preteens and create an environment to meet their unique needs. Dan and his wife, Jenna, live outside of Atlanta, Georgia with their four kids, Liam, Elli, Addi, and Taye.


How to Help Elementary Schoolers Develop Friendship

By the time kids hit upper elementary, they begin to realize their first major crisis: Friendship. Read More

Elementary | Parents

The Road to Peace

Every morning on the way to work, I travel a road that seems like a never-ending construction site. Workers have been perfecting this throughway for months, but it seems like… Read More

Elementary | How To | Orange Strategy

Coming this fall: 252 for Tweens

Church leaders continually tell us that their fourth and especially fifth graders are simply checking out of church. Even if they're physically present in the environment, they are mentally checking… Read More

Elementary | How To | Orange Strategy

Summer XP (VBS): Orange’s Living Inside Out

Does this sound familiar? You’re hanging up the new 2014 wall calendar at the office. You glance down the sheet and suddenly realize summer is just around the corner. Your… Read More

Elementary | How To

DIY: Build a "Treasure Hunt" Satellite

In November's "Create the Environment" for Treasure Hunt, we suggested that you could create a satellite out of some simple supplies you can get at any discount store. We wanted to make sure… Read More