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Educating our children is a huge responsibility as well as a privilege. There are many questions that arise in the area of education. This post will share answers to a critical question. What is the one thing that many parents wish they knew before they started homeschooling?
I couldn’t believe it! Healthy families are bad for children! Reading to your children is unfair! Providing a nurturing atmosphere is unfair to children! I couldn’t believe my eyes as I read a Facebook post questioning the value of reading bedtime stories to children.
Habits are good and make life run smoothly. Charlotte Mason (1842-1923) talked about habits being the tracks that we can run our lives on. What is a habit? How would you answer that question? I would say that a habit is something you do, on some level of frequency, without much thought.
Cursive handwriting is a unique form of personal expression. Some schools are finding cursive handwriting worthy of revitalizing. Writing in cursive decreased in popularity to being just about non-existent. Joe Helm, of the Washington Post, reports that some public and charter schools are once again embracing cursive handwriting. https://www.washingtonpost.com/