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Articles in category: Homeschooling Life

Why a Lead Learner Will Never Be a Fully-Rendered Panda

I don’t remember why we were talking about math curricula, but Julie, a friend of mine who home-educates her children, was clearly frustrated with solutions manuals and answer keys.   “They give you a few steps to get started, and then abruptly jump to the solution...
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More Than One Path to College

by Scott
Monday, 04 December, 2017
categories: Homeschooling Life, Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18)
Though attending college is just one of several post-high school options, it is certainly the most well-known. Pursing a college degree captures our attention because it involves a set of compelling possibilities mixed with demanding standards, requirements, and costs...
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Revelation through Rhetoric: Humility and Learning

Expectant faces. Blank looks. Shrugged shoulders. This describes many afternoons of my first year tutoring Essentials of the English Language for our brand new Classical Conversations Community in Keller, TX. Rather than being the grammar “expert” for our community, I...
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Homeschooling through Every Season

It’s been a rough month. This month has been a season of broken collarbones, ailing family members, funerals, and health scares—all the while homeschooling. How do you continue to stay diligent when truly all you want to do is go back to bed? That is me, this month. I...
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Declarations of a Challenge A Mom

For those of you who know me, you know that my journey through Classical Conversations is a different one from most. I started working with Classical Conversations in 2006. It was small then; I remember once someone saying something about corporate and someone else...
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