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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

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Shakespeare Camp

University Model Schools

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

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way