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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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The History of Public Education

Myth of the Teenager

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Classical Education