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Articles dated April 2017

Classical Conversations is the 'upstart Uber' of education, says Forbes mag

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by John
Monday, 17 April, 2017
categories: Articles
A Forbes magazine article in its April 25 issue favorably likens Classical Conversations, Inc., to Uber Technologies as an upstart “disruptor” in the education industry, just as Uber has been in urban transportation. Amity Shlaes’ article titled, “Hail the (ED) work-...
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I Have Seen the Lord

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We live in an age when we still see in a glass darkly, when our Father’s good gifts still sometimes squirm like serpents and crunch like stones between our teeth, when our vision often fails and our hearts grow faint, when we mourn and long for comfort. We are people...
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One Choice for Quality, Two Simple Questions, and a Gazillion Tubs of Ice Cream

Whenever I see the supermarket freezers crammed with tantalizing tubs of ice cream, I am faced with a dilemma. There are so many of them. Do I buy gobs of the cheaper varieties and hope that by virtue of sheer number I find something satisfying, or do I buy one...
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Beautiful Memories and Inspiring Possibilities

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When I was growing up, my favorite movie was Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. My favorite scene was the one in which the Beast introduces Belle to the enchanted castle’s library. The music swells, the doors swing wide, and Belle’s eyes widen as the camera spins to show...
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The Power of Parent Practicum

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by Tifany
Friday, 07 April, 2017
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
I love Parent Practicum. I attended my first one seven years ago. As a relatively new homeschool mom, I had been enrolled in Classical Conversations for one year after having done a year on my own. I really wasn’t sure why I was attending this three-day event, but as I...
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