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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

Character Matters for Kids

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlotte Mason Method

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Classical Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 3

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

The Gift of a Mentor

The History of Public Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Interview with John Taylor Gatto