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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

Teach Your Children to Work

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

The Benefits of Debate

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

AP Courses At Home

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Bears in the House

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate