What’s the Point?

I’m reading the book “Consider This” with a friend right now in preparation for our trip to Ambleside, England, this spring. Its author, Karen Glass, explores the connection between Charlotte Mason’s educational principles and the classical tradition. It’s reminding me that every educational system is rooted in some sort of view of what it means…

Undercover Homeschooler (Our Homeschool Experiment ~ Part 3)

Having concluded our first year of homeschooling, I actually feel like I could unashamedly shout from my rooftop that I homeschool and I love it.  But it wasn't always so!  When we were taking our initial steps down this path, I wished I could homeschool "undercover".  I wished I could somehow keep this whole experiment a…