March 30, 2018

Musing on the Feast by Shannon Goods

I have noticed an interesting phenomenon over the last year or two–I am hungry! Charlotte Mason often compares education to a feast.  She instructs us to […]
December 31, 2017

Connections: How Much Does He Care? by Sandra Zuidema

“The question is not,—how much does the youth know? when he has finished his education—but how much does he care? and about how many orders of […]
December 19, 2017

A New Thing: A Charlotte Mason Homeschool Tutorial by Jeannette Tulis

Last year about this time I met a young woman at our monthly local CM book study. She shared her dream of starting a Charlotte Mason […]
December 10, 2017

Lord of the Heart: Generosity by Liz Cottrill

Most of us encounter Charlotte Mason when exploring educational options, but before long we learn that her perspective on education embraces far more than science, history, […]
November 26, 2017

Wait for Light by Julie Stuber

“The thoughts of God are broader than the measures of man’s mind And the heart of the Eternal is most wonderfully kind,’ and all other knowledge […]
November 19, 2017

Narration-So Simple, Yet So Complex by Shannon Whiteside

Narration or retelling is an essential part of a Charlotte Mason education. In some ways, it seems so simple that we may wonder if we should […]
November 13, 2017

Weeping for the Children by Dr. Donna Johnson

Last week I encountered a young woman weeping in – of all places – the entry area of the girls’ bathroom our university education department shares […]
October 7, 2017

Remembering Eve Anderson by Dr. Carroll Smith

At the Institute conferences we have the Eve Anderson Nature Study Tea and the Eve Anderson Nature Study Lecture. Why? Who is Eve Anderson and why […]
July 29, 2017

The Case for Term Exams: Assessment “in the Round” by Celeste Cruz

Again––except for the fine power of resistance possessed by the human mind, which secures that most persons who go through examination grind come out as they […]