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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

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Critical Thinking and Logic

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

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

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Whole-Language Boondoggle