In contemporary education, “What grade are you in?” has become synonymous with “How old are you?” But the age grading system that shoves six-year-olds into first grade, seven-year-olds into second, and so on up isn’t remotely natural. Nor is it based on sound educational … Read more »
In this 70-minute audio workshop, Dr. Susan Wise Bauer, a parent and educator, gives a user-friendly explanation of classical education and a road map for those interested in getting started.
How should you set objectives for advancement in classical learning?
When is the best time to give some outside approaches for learning?
We’ve released 4 editions of The Well-Trained Mind now, so here’s an introduction!
Why do we recommend some methods and not others? Are we modern classics? New classics? Neoclassics?
Dr. Susan Wise Bauer defends and explains reviewing practices, both her own trade experiences and how to read an online product review.
How does The Well-Trained Mind treat religion and specific denominations?
Would Charlotte Mason agree with our methods? We’d like to think she would.