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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

University Model Schools

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Combining Work and Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

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

Bears in the House

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Laptop Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Classical Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate