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A Classical Conversation at Parent Practicum: Discovering Mandala

Music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance... poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music. -Ezra Pound, ABC of Reading I recently attended a Parent Practicum where I had the opportunity to listen to a wonderful conversation. The...
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Why We Must Conquer Age Segregation

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In the introduction to her book, The Core: Teaching Your Child the Foundations of Classical Education, Leigh Bortins makes a radical and disorienting statement that makes the book worth reading. She says, “This curriculum works for a student of any age, but that is a...
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How to Read a Great Book

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Before plays had acts and novels had chapters, people still had to figure out the form of the things they read. In the ancient world, writers seem to have treated the structure of their writing as a game. They used it to hide meanings and to give the reader clues to...
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Learning to Love Latin

by Courtney and
Monday, 14 February, 2011
categories: Classical Christian Education
One of the easiest subjects to love is history. Events happened in order. Literature bringing those events to life is easy to find. Discussions  about the people and events are fairly easy to negotiate...but what about Latin?  Could I ever learn to love Latin? Yes!...
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