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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

Popular Articles

Start a Nature Notebook

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

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

The History of Public Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

Phonics the Montessori Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Shakespeare Camp

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Character Matters for Kids

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

Laptop Homeschool