Classical Roundup – June 1st, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury.  Abraham Martin from School of the Ozarks delivers his Chrysostom speech that earned him first place. These videos inspire and remind classical Christian educators to what students are truly capable of achieving.   Five Important Differences Between Charlotte Mason … Continue reading Classical Roundup – June 1st, 2018

Classical Roundup – April 27th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury.  My Son Is Very Smart – “Christ did not choose smart disciples. He chose men who could be taught” – Joshua Gibbs.   Dad the Dragon Slayer– Matt Bianco encourages Dads to help train their children to … Continue reading Classical Roundup – April 27th, 2018

Marginal Gains

We are obsessed with big. No other example is needed than our infatuation with the large, life-changing resolution we make during New Year’s. We commit ourselves to large goals in different areas of our lives constantly: health, relationships, habits, spiritual formations, job success, and many others. I recently came across a philosophy of change and growth from an unlikely place, but from which I believe we can … Continue reading Marginal Gains

Classical Roundup–March 30th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury.   What is classical Christian education? And why is it so important? Dr. Steve Turley explains what classical Christian education is really all about.   Paul David Tripp tackles the question as to what is the daily … Continue reading Classical Roundup–March 30th, 2018

Classical Roundup–March 30th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury. Today’s group of links are an Easter edition.   The Final Week of Jesus Each day this week Justin Taylor is posting a video on what happened during the original Easter week. These are a great daily … Continue reading Classical Roundup–March 30th, 2018

Classical Roundup–March 16th, 2018

Scott is in Europe, so I (Kyle) am posting on his behalf. I thought it might be fun as Scott takes our School of the Ozarks’ senior class to Greece and Italy to share some pieces we have published from our previous S of O graduates. This week’s Classical Roundup, then, features some of our favorite pieces from former students. Christian Lingner “Life as Maintenance: A … Continue reading Classical Roundup–March 16th, 2018

Classical Roundup – March 9th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury. WHY USE GREAT BOOKS & WHAT ARE THE GREAT BOOKS Simple answers to great questions in the classical landscape. THE POETIC BEAUTY OF THE GOSPEL MESSAGE Whether it’s through story, song, or artwork, I’m thankful for the … Continue reading Classical Roundup – March 9th, 2018

Classical Roundup – February 23rd, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury. 91% of Americans Agree With This – Do You? Does Your Child? – University Political Science Professor Scott Yenor and former Focus on the Family content producer and family counselor Jim Mhoon respond to the authors’ growing … Continue reading Classical Roundup – February 23rd, 2018

Classical Roundup – February 16th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury. Help for the Digitally Drowning Family – Tony Reinke writes a practical and helpful article helping families navigate the technology that can engulf our lives.   Classical Education: In It For The Long Haul – Emily Price … Continue reading Classical Roundup – February 16th, 2018

Classical Roundup – January 26th, 2018

The Classical Roundup is a group of worthwhile articles, videos, and podcasts that I have found helpful on our journey of exploring classical Christian education in the 21stcentury. Socrates In The City – Malcolm Gladwell Interview – Eric Metaxes interviews author Malcolm Gladwell in his YouTube series entitled Socrates in the City.  Gladwell talks briefly about his book David and Goliath among other fascinating topics … Continue reading Classical Roundup – January 26th, 2018

Axiom: Greetings and Goodbyes Matter

The most significant task I was unprepared for when stepping into administration was leading meetings. I had never honestly run one and never given much thought to what a good meeting consisted of. Not only this, but realizing my inadequacy led to fear and disdain for them. Nevertheless, I must lead them, so I began preparing. I found after a while that I was spending … Continue reading Axiom: Greetings and Goodbyes Matter

The Classical Roundup–January 6, 2018

What Is the Daily Aim of Parenting? – Paul David Tripp gives a 4-minute answer to this powerful question on the Ask John Piper Podcast. A worthy investment and reminder to the great calling we have been given as parents. How Turning to the Monastics can help our Schools Create & Preserve Culture – One of my favorites Christopher Perrin provides an insightful article describing … Continue reading The Classical Roundup–January 6, 2018