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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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books