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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Myth of the Teenager

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

University Model Schools

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Montessori Math

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teaching Blends

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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

Laptop Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success