Advancing by Lagging

When a school starts to make the transition to a classical model, parents and teachers often want to know what new instructional practices to expect. What exactly makes a teaching strategy “classical”?  Many things could be said in response. For now, consider that the classical approach takes seriously the question Read more…

Know Your Poets: James Lowell

In western civilization, poetry has long been considered the most artful form of the written word. As classical educators, there’s very little we can do that deepens our appreciation of words and their power more than dedication to great poetry and poets. The “Know Your Poets” series will tell the life story Read more…