Why I love the Charlotte Mason Philosophy of Education

When I decided to home school and started seriously searching the internet for a place to start, I stumbled across something called the Charlotte Mason Philosophy of Education.  Curious, I read more, and each new point I read resonated within me. As I read, I  remembered the “Foundations of Education” class I was required to … More Why I love the Charlotte Mason Philosophy of Education

Revelation

As I began teaching my girls, a new fear cropped up.  I was afraid that my girls would think I am a boring teacher and sit in annoyance as I ran around like a chicken with my head cut off. I was afraid to be compared to all the professional teachers they have had before me. … More Revelation

Why I decided to Home School: the turning of my heart to my children

I’ll be honest.  I never thought I would home school.  I was glad to send my older kids to school and have a break during the day.   My college degree is Elementary Education, but I never seriously considered home school.  However, I did often say things to myself like, “If I ever home school, … More Why I decided to Home School: the turning of my heart to my children