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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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teach Your Children to Work

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

I Was an Accelerated Child

Shakespeare Camp

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"