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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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Shakespeare Camp

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Myth of the Teenager

I Was an Accelerated Child

Character Matters for Kids

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Reason for Reading

The Charlotte Mason Method

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"