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News Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind: How the Program Works, Introducing Blue

In this video, Susan Wise Bauer and Grammar Teacher and Author Jessica Otto walk you through how Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind works. They also introduce you to the Blue Workbook and Key to Blue…

News Homeschooling On the High Seas

by Jennifer Earl Like many families, choosing to homeschool was a parental choice made in response to an evolving world. We wanted to raise our daughter with a “world view” not blurred by consumerism and…

Getting Started: Beginning the Home Education Adventure Help for New Homeschoolers

If you’ve decided to homeschool, but aren’t sure what your first steps should be, we’re here to help.

Articles & Videos I Want to Supplement What My Child is Getting in School

For any parent who wants to take charge of their child’s education, we recommend Rethinking School, by Dr. Susan Wise Bauer. From communicating with teachers to helping gifted or struggling students, Rethinking School provides smart,…

Articles & Videos How to Keep Your Children Entertained for Six Weeks Using The Story of the World

Not sure how to entertain your children for weeks on end without plopping them in front of Disney+ for eight hours straight while you attempt, for the third time this week, to. just. take. a….

Getting Started: Beginning the Home Education Adventure Help! I’m Suddenly Homeschooling.

This week, many parents found themselves thrust into the world of schooling their children at home. Adjustments like these can feel overwhelming and impossible, but we’re here to help. Susan Wise Bauer offers some simple,…

News How to use Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind with Your Student

Should a Fifth Grader get through a single book in one year? (hint: nope.) How can I use this curriculum most effectively with my student? Susan Wise Bauer and grammar teacher and author Jessica Otto…

News How to Teach Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind in a Classroom

Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind is the only grammar curriculum a homeschooling parent will ever need. But can teachers use it in the classroom? In this video, Susan meets with Jessica Otto, who teaches basic,…

News Jim Weiss’s Favorite Audiobooks

“What is your favorite recording?” is the question that both Jim Weiss and his wife Randy are most often asked. “Admittedly, we both flounder a bit when we hear this question; once each recording becomes…

News Introducing The Diagramming Dictionary

Have you or your students ever struggled with sentence diagramming? Have you ever looked at a sentence, sensed something about it was off, but couldn’t quite figure out why? Do you want to improve your…