Classical Education

Dawn Duran Plutarch for the Charlotte Mason Homeschool Family podcast

Plutarch for the Homeschool Family (with Dawn Duran)

Plutarch, anyone? If you’ve ever wondered why to study Plutarch, how to read Plutarch’s Lives (without getting confused or overwhelmed), and the value Plutarch has for a Charlotte Mason homeschool in particular, then you won’t want to miss this delightful conversation with Dawn Duran! Who is Dawn Duran? Dawn lives in Maryland with her husband, …

Plutarch for the Homeschool Family (with Dawn Duran) Read More »

Kings Meadow humanities homeschool high school history curriculum StandFast REVIEW

Kings Meadow Humanities from StandFast: Homeschool High School History Curriculum Review

As I look back on my own experience as a homeschooled high school student, the Kings Meadow Humanities Curriculum from StandFast emerges in my mind as perhaps the most foundational course of all. Through Dr. George Grant’s lectures I learned so much more than facts about history (though copious amounts of facts were indeed covered). …

Kings Meadow Humanities from StandFast: Homeschool High School History Curriculum Review Read More »

common arts classical education homeschool chris hall interview

A Common Arts Education in Our Classical Homeschool (with Chris Hall)

Hang around with Classical and/or Charlotte Mason educators, and you’ll probably hear about the Liberal Arts pretty quickly. You’ll likely even hear discussion about including the Fine Arts in our homeschool education. But, what about the Common Arts? What does it look like to include the Common Arts in our education, and why are they …

A Common Arts Education in Our Classical Homeschool (with Chris Hall) Read More »

Paideia Repentance Joyful Domesticity as 2nd Generation homeschooler Melissa Cummings Homeschool Conversations

Paideia, Repentance, and Joyful Domesticity as a 2nd-Generation Homeschooler (with Melissa Cummings)

Some of you may already know Melissa Cummings from her work coordinating the Paideia Northwest conference. Perhaps you’ve read her guest post here on HumilityandDoxology.com all about singing the Psalms with our little saints, or you’ve followed her journey learning the Psalms with her own little ones over on Instagram. But whether you know Melissa …

Paideia, Repentance, and Joyful Domesticity as a 2nd-Generation Homeschooler (with Melissa Cummings) Read More »

100 Days of Dante #100daysofdante Divine Comedy introduction Dante for beginners Wes Callihan Kristen Rudd

Introduction to Dante’s Divine Comedy #100DaysofDante (with Kristen Rudd and Wesley Callihan)

Don’t be Daunted by Dante! Beginners are welcome as we discuss Dante and his Divine Comedy. 100 Days of Dante Starts September 1! Enjoy this webinar replay for a helpful introduction to Dante, then read along with #100daysofdante. One of the greatest literary works of the Medieval era (if not the greatest), Dante’s Comedy can …

Introduction to Dante’s Divine Comedy #100DaysofDante (with Kristen Rudd and Wesley Callihan) Read More »

Adrienne Freas Homeschool Conversations Podcast interview classical charlotte mason homeschooling

Classical Charlotte Mason Homeschooling (with Adrienne Freas)

In our final regular episode of Homeschool Conversations Season 3, I’m joined by Adrienne Freas, another one of the lovely guest suggestions I received from Karen Glass. Adrienne has experience as a Classical Charlotte Mason homeschooling mom, and has also worked to implement these ideas in charter school programs. Our conversation touched on topics like …

Classical Charlotte Mason Homeschooling (with Adrienne Freas) Read More »

Latin in our Homeschool Charlotte Mason Angela Reed Homeschool Conversations classical education living lessons

Latin in Our Homeschool (with Angela Reed)

Have you wondered about including Latin in your homeschool? We’ve had both highs and lows in our own family’s experience studying Latin, so when Karen Glass recommended I speak with Angela Reed, I was eager to hear her perspective. Angela loves classics and Latin and that joy is evident! She also teaches Latin classes designed …

Latin in Our Homeschool (with Angela Reed) Read More »

Jami Marstall Charlotte Mason Classical Education Homeschool

Conversations, Relationships, and a Charlotte-Mason Education During High School (with Jami Marstall)

Jami Marstall is a Charlotte Mason homeschooling mom of 4, including 2 homeschool graduates! When I was exploring options for podcast guests, I reached out to previous guests Karen Glass and Cindy Rollins for their recommendations. When both of them mentioned Jami as someone I should talk to, I knew she would be a scintillating …

Conversations, Relationships, and a Charlotte-Mason Education During High School (with Jami Marstall) Read More »

Kelly Cumbee Homeschool Conversations Podcast homeschooling encouragement Medieval Renaissance Literature

Order, Harmony, and the Medieval Imagination (with Kelly Cumbee)

When Karen Glass recommends someone “wise and experienced” for your podcast, you listen! And today’s guest, Kelly Cumbee, does not disappoint. Kelly brings experience as a veteran homeschool mom of 7 children who have graduated from her homeschool, so her perspective on home education is not to be missed. Kelly is also an enthusiastic lover …

Order, Harmony, and the Medieval Imagination (with Kelly Cumbee) Read More »