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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

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

Who Needs the Prom?

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

The History of Public Education

Character Matters for Kids

Bears in the House

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?