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Articles dated March 2018

No Habla Español

As I sat there repeating (less elegantly than the teacher) short phrases like “How are you?” and “My name is Tifany” in Spanish, a part of me felt truly inadequate. My intention in taking a Spanish class was to see how nine years of Classical Conversations Latin would...
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The Curious Case of the Pythagorean Theorem and the Distance Formula

Students often view mathematics as merely a collection of formulas they have to memorize, rather than ideas they need to understand. Because of this, students learning mathematics often miss some of the important connections between ideas within mathematics. Missing...
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2017 NMM Champion Jackson Ford accepts the Brian Award from Leigh Bortins. He also received $10,000.

16 finalists selected for National Memory Master

by John
Wednesday, 07 March, 2018
categories: Articles
After weeks of judging and intense debate, the National Memory Master judges have selected 16 finalists from among nearly 100 quality entry videos.   “There were humorous entries, informative entries, and entries that focused heavily on apologetics,” said NMM...
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Harmony

by Marc
Wednesday, 07 March, 2018
categories: Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
                                  How like a chord community can be, A fellowship of voices as a whole, Resounding in incarnate harmony Made lovely when the voices share one goal.   Oh, friends and countrymen, lend me your ears; No reader of this rhyme needs stand...
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Thrivent becomes major sponsor of N2K and the Capstone Cruise

by John
Monday, 05 March, 2018
categories: Articles
Southern Pines, North Carolina—A credit union that serves Christians has become a major sponsor of Classical Conversations’ National Number Knockout Competition and the Capstone Cruise.   Thrivent Federal Credit Union (TFCU) has agreed to sponsor National Number...
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