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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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The History of Public Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Critical Thinking and Logic

Classical Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Narration Beats Tests

Teach Your Children to Work

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Bears in the House

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Combining Work and Homeschool

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Phonics the Montessori Way