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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

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Start a Nature Notebook

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Who Needs the Prom?

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor