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Articles dated May 2017

Where Are the Conversations?

When our family stumbled upon Classical Conversations eight years ago, I didn’t have any idea what I was signing up for but knew I needed something to help me! At the time, I had a daughter entering sixth grade and a son entering third grade, and we had just...
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It's never too late to become aware of Home Schooling Awareness Month

by John
Tuesday, 30 May, 2017
categories: Articles
I have a book on my shelf called “Chase’s Calendar of Events”; it’s the bible of special promotions for marketers and a holdover from my newspaper days. It’s published every year and bills itself as “The Ultimate Go-to Guide for Special Days, Weeks and Months,” and “...
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Lydia Bitterman

Iowa Classical Conversations student competes in National Spelling Bee

by John
Tuesday, 30 May, 2017
categories: Articles
Speller #140 will take the stage Wednesday morning in the nation’s capital as one of 291 finalists to compete in the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee. Over the weekend the 12-year-old and her whole family drove a thousand miles from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for “Bee Week...
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The Truth about Classical Conversations

We are coming up on our eighth year in Classical Conversations, and we truly love it more each year. For this reason I thought I would take a minute to share what we have learned during the last seven years. Classical Conversations truly is a classical Christian...
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Jesus Prays for You!

“To make intercession for men is the most powerful and practical way in which we can express our love for them.” – John Calvin Like you, I regularly pray for those I love, and like most parents, my prayers for my children are especially fervent. I pray for all sorts of...
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