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Articles dated June 2013

The Three Rules of Work

by Lisa
Friday, 28 June, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Honestly, who wants to read about work in the middle of summer? Summer is for reading in the hammock, sipping sweet tea under a ceiling fan, and feeling the juice of a homegrown tomato running down your chin. However, when I read that Albert Einstein once posited that...
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The Creative Mind and the Structure of the Soul

by Andrew
Wednesday, 26 June, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Do you have a creative outlook? Do you confine yourself to uncreative activities? What about your teaching? Is it creative or administrative? Does it nourish creativity in the souls and minds of your students and children? Judging by the haste with which the arts are...
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The Educational Gears of Content, Skills, and Ideas

“Through wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; by knowledge the rooms are filled…”        - Proverbs 24:3-4a   Webster defines wisdom as, “the right use or exercise of knowledge; the choice of laudable ends, and of the best means to...
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Why You Should Attend a 3-Day Parent Practicum

by Nancy
Friday, 21 June, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
Our family joined a Classical Conversations community in February of 2012, and we did not have an opportunity to attend a 3-Day Parent Practicum prior to joining. When Practicum season rolled around the next spring, I did not feel that I needed to attend a Practicum,...
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Stop Trying to Fix Me and Just Listen!

You’re a fixer. You may not be very good with your hands or with mechanics or with electronics, but you’re a fixer. When your wife or child comes to you with a problem or a complaint, you don’t respond by just feeling their pain, you offer them solutions. It’s what...
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