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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

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Gift of a Mentor

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Narration Beats Tests

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?