September 14, 2021

Noticing the Season

As the season changes from summer to fall, here are a few beautiful pieces to ponder–by yourself or with your students.    Read and Reflect: One […]
May 9, 2018

Miss Mason’s Music Immersion by Heidi Buschbach

In Ourselves, Charlotte Mason writes to her audience of students, “Use every chance you get of hearing music (I do not mean only tunes, though these […]
July 2, 2016

Dr. Jennifer Spencer Reviews the Book: A Touch of the Infinite by Megan Hoyt

This blog first appeared on Dr. Spencer’s blog: Cuppa with Jen. Often, people who are trying to work out Mason’s philosophy and methods will ask me […]
September 28, 2014

Listening with the Eyes by Rebekah Brown Hierholzer

My daughter, 3 years old, is crazy about favorites. I mean crazy in the sense that she walks around endlessly asking me what my favorites are […]
December 29, 2012

Fumbling Toward Composer Study by Dr. Jennifer Spencer

Photo from Wikipedia I have always loved music. Some of my earliest memories involve listening to my mother play the piano. I started taking piano lessons […]