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Articles dated July 2013

Classical Conversations Plus: a Different Kind of Dual Enrollment Program

by Linda
Monday, 22 July, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Dual enrollment for the mature and capable homeschool student presents a valid means of gaining college credit while in high school. With careful planning, the industrious student gains credit and experience, while starting to whittle away general education credits...
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Promoted: the Role of the Classical Educator

“If the Challenge Guide has the weekly assignments in it, what do I do all summer?” asked a mom at a Parent Practicum. She had homeschooled her children for years before participating in Classical Conversations and she had recently decided to enroll her youngest child...
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Are You Musical?

Are you musical? What a question! And the answer will affect so much of what we consider our children and ourselves capable of, much less what we are willing to attempt. As you might have guessed, I suspect that far too many of us consider ourselves unmusical—or maybe...
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The "Secret" to Time Management

by Lisa
Thursday, 18 July, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
Have you noticed how hard it is to teach something you do not really know yourself?! Many of us struggle with time management ourselves, so how can we hope to teach our children to “do as we say, not as we do”? The good news is, we can learn along with them!...
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What Is Sabbath Rest?

by Nancy
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
In Genesis 2:2–3, Scripture tells us that “on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his...
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