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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Debate

The History of Public Education

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

Getting Organized Part 3

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

Character Matters for Kids

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers