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Articles in category: Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18)

Top Five Reasons to Study Latin

We all know that the study of Latin helps students with their SATs and that 50 to 60 percent of the English language comes from Latin as well as 90 percent of words that are more than two syllables. We know that Latin increases a student’s vocabulary exponentially and...
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What can you do with a degree in classical liberal arts?

One of the main criticisms that comes against classical education is its practicality in the real world. Dr. Hebbard addresses the issue that seeks to satisfy the critics as well as encourage the classical students by going beyond the surface of the assumption that a...
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Alumni Spotlight with Sara T.

Each Friday we will be spotlighting a member of Classical Conversations. The first Friday will be a homeschool graduate who attended CC's Challenge program, the second Friday will be a current student, the third a state manager, and the fourth a community director....
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Finding God in Shakespeare

"What a piece of work is a man, how noble in reason, how infinite in faculties, in form and moving how express and admirable, in action how like an angel, in apprehension how like a god! The beauty of the world, the paragon of animals - and yet, to me, what is the...
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Why Latin?

I once attended a seminar for homeschool moms titled, “What? You Mean I Have to Feed Them, Too?” This title might resonate with many homeschooling mothers who would similarly exclaim, “You Mean I Need to Teach Them Latin, Too?” For families who are pursuing a classical...
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