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

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by John
Monday, 17 April, 2017
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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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Five Great Reasons for Studying Science through Researching the Lives of Great Scientists: Spotlight on the Challenge B Research Strand

The research strand in Challenge B fall semester is bursting with a wonderful science education. This article explores why that is so by highlighting five reasons for studying science through researching prominent scientists. Each reason focuses on an underlying...
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Why Math Is Important: The Student View

Why Math Is Important: The Student View by Ada Bianco Introduction by Matt Bianco: A couple of weeks ago, I asked my son to write an extra essay for a project we were working on for the Classical Conversations practicum. I allowed him to work on that essay instead of...
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Answering, "What Grade Are You In?"

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Recently, during my seven-year-old’s annual checkup at the pediatrician's office, the nurse was asking him to answer a list of prescribed questions prior to the doctor coming in. It went something like this: Nurse: "What's the name of your school?" My son: blank stare...
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Getting It All Done: Ten Tips from a Classical Conversations Veteran

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I think I know you. Like me, you are convinced the Christian classical idea is good for your family, but in practice it means long days, hard work, and utter madness on the day before community. If you have children in more than one program you find yourself stretched...
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