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Rita Tubbs

Rita Tubbs


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Rita M. Tubbs is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in numerous publications, including Brio, Back Home, and Forget Me Knots... From the Front Porch. She and her husband homeschool their five children in Michigan.


Homeschooling Articles by Rita Tubbs

Gym and Enrichment the Co-op Way How one support group integrated gymnastics into their homeschool co-op.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teaching Blends

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What We Can Learn from the Homeschooled 2002 National Geography Bee Winners

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Gift of a Mentor

Laptop Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Phonics the Montessori Way

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way