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Articles tagged Asking Good Questions

Letting Our Children Wrestle with Doubt

by Matt
Wednesday, 15 January, 2014
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
“Be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear” (1 Peter 3:15, KJV). How do we, as homeschooling parents, prepare our children to be ready? For some, they are inclined to give their children...
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Homeschooling and the College Question (Part 2)

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by Jen
Tuesday, 03 December, 2013
categories: College and Post Graduation
"Describe the last excellent conversation you had. What triggered it?" "What is the most important lesson you will take from high school to your next endeavor?" "Who do you want to be your mentor for the next two to seven years?" "Where can you find people whose...
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How to Be the Best Math Tutor

by Matt
Tuesday, 22 October, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
This morning I visited my local Classical Conversations community and observed my son’s Challenge II class and my daughter’s Challenge B class. For both, I was able to be with them during the math seminar and witness some good math teaching. I will not name the tutors...
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The Power of a Question

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by Lisa
Friday, 11 October, 2013
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
May I ask you a question? As a mom, I am good at that: “Are you up yet?” “Do you need some help?” “Why did you leave that here?” “Is your throat sore?” “When will you be back?” “Do you call that clean?” As a homeschool mom of two for more than a dozen years, I have...
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Peace Talks

We all know, from watching political events unfold as well as from negotiating with our children over school work, bed times, chores, and sibling squabbles, that ‘peace talks’ are a way to resolve conflict. How many of us realize, however, that the activity of...
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