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Should Stay At Home Moms Get Education?

Should Stay At Home Moms Get Education?

This article is exactly right: “Anyone who castigates a woman for failing to cash in on her degree reveals a complete misunderstanding of the nature and purpose of education and the actual needs of society.” Source: No, Stay At Home Moms Don’t ‘Waste’ Their Education Continue Reading

The Four Approaches to Classical Christian Education, Part 4: The Bluedorn Interpretation of Trivium-As-Stages

The Four Approaches to Classical Christian Education, Part 4: The Bluedorn Interpretation of Trivium-As-Stages

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Classical Christian Education: Four Distinct Approaches You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series”Classical Christian Education: Four Distinct Approaches”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar. So, I started this series awhile ago, and it’s not that I’m not enthusiastic about the topic, but life got in the way…namely in the… Continue Reading

A Homeschool Mom Reads: January-April (2016)

A Homeschool Mom Reads: January-April (2016)

So, I feel like I’ve been in a huge reading (and blogging) slump. I’m blaming it on the pregnancy. When I would normally be reading or writing I’ve been…sleeping (or working on projects for the baby). But I did read a few things over the last several months, and I’m determined to do better once… Continue Reading

Homeschooling with Little to No Prep

Homeschooling with Little to No Prep

I was talking with a friend the other day, and she commented that she didn’t know how I was doing grad school, blogging, and doing everything else as a wife and mom, plus homeschooling and all the prep involved for two grades. I answered that really have very little homeschooling prep for the most part,… Continue Reading

Must-Read Books on Classical Christian Education

Must-Read Books on Classical Christian Education

The question I get asked most when discussing education is what books I recommend to get started with classical Christian homeschooling. So, here are what I consider “the essentials.” (I have a much longer list if you’ve read all these and want more!) If you’re considering homeschooling, curious about classical Christian education, or want to… Continue Reading

History Curriculum 2: Story of the World

History Curriculum 2: Story of the World

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Teaching Your Child to Love History You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series”Teaching Your Child to Love History”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar.In my last post I examined Veritas Press History. Today, I want to take a look at Story of the World by Susan Wise Bauer. It’s another… Continue Reading

History Curriculum Evaluation 1: Veritas

History Curriculum Evaluation 1: Veritas

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Teaching Your Child to Love History You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series”Teaching Your Child to Love History”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar.I am beginning my reviews of children’s history curricula with Veritas Press History. If you’ve missed the posts leading up to this, I explain here why… Continue Reading