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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

Laptop Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Classical Education

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

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

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...