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Are You a "Geek"?!

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Are you a "geek"?! Do you just naturally like to learn? If you are a learner and a thinker, what made you that way? Are you born just knowing how to think, or is this a skill to be learned? Can a "lifelong learner" be created, and if so, what encourages one to remain a...
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The Worst Reason Not to Homeschool

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by Jonathan
Monday, 10 June, 2013
categories: Homeschooling Life
This article is modified from sections from the newly-released book MicroSecession: Simple Ways to Liberate Yourself, Your Family, and Your Community from Government Idiocy. In recent years, homeschooling has progressed from an obscure choice made by a tiny minority to...
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Congratulations! You Finished Latin!

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by Ruth
Monday, 03 June, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Latin’s a dead language, As dead as dead could be; First it killed the Romans; Now it’s killing me! -Anonymous Dear graduating Latin student, Congratulations! A year of hard work is complete and you have turned in your final exam. You know the noun declensions. You...
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Confessions of a Thirty-Something-Year-Old Memory Master

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At the beginning of the year, our Foundations Director, Stephanie Ross, posed the question, “Are there any mothers who want to be Memory Masters?” As someone who is a lifelong learner, I secretly wanted this. Besides the fact that I love challenges, I wanted to...
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Why We Love the Patterns

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by Jen
Wednesday, 17 April, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
Cultural theorist Marshall McLuhan wrote in his 1964 book Understanding Media, “The mark of our time is its revulsion against imposed patterns.” I think it is fair to say that mainstream education today shares some of that revulsion. This generation likes to color...
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