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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

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

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

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

University Model Schools

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

I Was an Accelerated Child