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Articles by author: Courtney Sanford

Classical Acts and Facts History Cards: A Firm Foundation

by Courtney
Monday, 30 April, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
I just opened my new Classical Conversations history cards and I just love them! They are beautiful! I am reading Abolition of Man and Climbing Parnassus, and both are convicting me to immerse my children in truth, beauty, and goodness. The history cards are one of...
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The Conversation in Classical Conversations

by Courtney
Monday, 02 April, 2012
categories: Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18)
It is planning time for Classical Conversations three-day Parent Practicums. I look forward to learning something new and getting inspired for the next school year, but most of all, I look forward to three days of adult conversation. The word “conversation” can be...
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Memory Master Time!

by Courtney
Monday, 05 March, 2012
categories: Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11)
Ah, springtime—warm breezes, daffodils, sunshine, and among Classical Conversations families, practicing for “Memory Master”! “Memory Master” is an honor bestowed on Foundations students who have mastered all of the memory work during the twenty-four weeks of...
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Classical Christian Thinking

by Courtney
Monday, 13 February, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
One of the goals of classical Christian education is to train students to see relationships between ideas. This is an analytical skill as well as a philosophy. Everything that exists shares a common creator who is still active in His creation. It is our job as...
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A Damp, Drizzly November in My Soul

by Courtney
Monday, 06 February, 2012
categories: Articles
This phrase came to my mind on a drizzly, gray morning in January. I live in North Carolina, so I deserve no sympathy from those of you who know real winters, those of you who call Wisconsin and Minnesota home. If it would snow, then I would have the brilliant...
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