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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

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

Laptop Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools