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Articles dated January 2017

National Latin Exam sign up due by January 20!

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Here is my annual blog post about the National Latin Exam. It is a wonderful exam that students take in the middle of March and it gives the students practice in standardized testing and test taking skills. I want to reiterate that taking the test will not hurt your...
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Looking Towards Spring

by Amanda
Tuesday, 10 January, 2017
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
The Christmas parties ended, the gifts unwrapped, and the holiday decorations stowed in the attic all signal that January has arrived. It is time to start the long slog through deep winter to joyful spring. While some relish the cold and pearly glimmer of the frozen...
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How to Be a Good Reader: Highlighting

“Enlightenment is achieved only when, in addition to knowing what an author says, you know what he means and why he says it.” - Mortimer Adler, How to Read a Book “Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.” - Francis...
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The Heart of the Matter

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I’ve been tryin’ to get down to the heart of the matter, but my will gets weak, and my thoughts seems to scatter, but I think it’s about forgiveness. * I remember how impactful these words were for me as a junior in college. I had entered Pepperdine University as a...
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National School Choice Week in Philadelphia

Classical Conversations® supports National School Choice Week

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by John
Tuesday, 03 January, 2017
categories: Articles
Southern Pines, North Carolina — Just two days after the most pro-school choice president in history takes the oath of office, Donald Trump and other school choice supporters will celebrate the beginning of National School Choice Week on Jan. 22. Robert Bortins, CEO of...
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