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S4E53: High School and College Prep Using AmblesideOnline with Melissa McMahan

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 things does he care? In fact, how large is the room in
which he finds his feet set? and, therefore, how full is the life he has
before him?

Charlotte Mason, School Education

Show Summary:

  • Today’s guest is Melissa McMahan, veteran homeschool mom of 2 graduates and 3 still at home, and long-time follower of AmblesideOnline
  • How Melissa first heard about Charlotte Mason’s philosophy
  • How Melissa came to start using the AmblesideOnline curriculum
  • What was it like thinking about getting your children ready for college?
  • Did having a Charlotte Mason hinder your daughters from getting a solid science foundation?
  • Has narration sufficiently prepared your students for college writing?
  • How learning to manage time at home helps students prepare for college and independence
  • Other tips for preparing high school homeschoolers for college

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Books and Links Mentioned:

School Education by Charlotte Mason

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Mere Motherhood Facebook Group

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