For the Children's Sake: Foundations of Education for Home and School

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Crossway, Jun 17, 2009 - Religion
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Gentle Art of Learning for the 21st Century

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As a child I was first introduced to the teachings of Charlotte Mason from my grandmother, who had been home educated with Charlotte's philosophy of education. Upon entering the 21st Century my ... Read full review

A good book to help form your homeschool vision

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If you're starting out home schooling or need to breathe new life and passion into what you ever type of homeschool you're doing, this may be the book for you. I felt reassurance and affirmation after ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
What Is Education?
3
Children Are Born Persons
12
Authority and Freedom
42
A New Perspective
59
Education A Science of Relationships
91
The Way of the Will Reason and the Unity of the Whole
148
Parental Liberty in Education
159
Notes
162
Bibliography
164
About the ChildLight Foundation
166
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About the author (2009)

Susan Macaulay is a writer and educator whose interest lies with teaching children from a Christian perspective. Macaulay has written "For the Children's Sake: Foundations of Education for Home and School," "How to Be Your Own Selfish Pig," a book that addresses questions about the various religions of the world, and "Books Children Love: A Guide to the Best Children's Literature.

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