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Articles dated February 2013

Finding God in Groundhog Day

by Nancy
Wednesday, 13 February, 2013
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
In Lamentations 3:22­–24, the author encourages us with these words: “The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end;they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. ‘The Lord is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I will hope in...
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Two Jobs All Our Kids Will Have

I do not yet know what my children will be called to do in this life. I do not yet know what my Challenge III students will be called to do. But I do know this: all of these children will be called to two jobs. They will all be called upon to be citizen-leaders in...
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Five Best Excuses Not to Attend a Math Practicum

by Matt
Monday, 11 February, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
At Classical Conversations, we have identified the five best excuses given for not attending a Parent Practicum that focuses on math. Or rather, I should say that some of these are excuses we have heard and some are excuses we have made up to be funny. Excuse #1: I am...
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Fra Angelico: Art “As unto the Lord”

by Courtney
Thursday, 07 February, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
I walked into our Classical Conversations assembly wearing a long, brown Jedi Knight cloak. (Having boys with big imaginations means our house is full of cloaks, capes, swords, and light sabers.) I asked the group of eager Classical Conversations students whom I looked...
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Did the Science Department Get the Memo?

A great benefit of speaking and hosting an exhibit at homeschool conventions is the opportunity which such an event presents to hear, firsthand, homeschool families share their experiences with Christian higher education. Many of these stories are inspiring and...
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