Louisiana Classical Conversations is the official page for families, directors, tutors, and students of CC for information & marketing to North and West Louisiana.
We believe that every child is uniquely and wonderfully made and that parents can be the best teachers for their children. Through our Foundations, Essentials, and Challenge programs, we support parents and students in the Shreveport region along the journey of homeschooling. We’d love to have you join us!
Mission: Share the love of learning through a Christian worldview and fellowship with other families. Our families thrive using three keys to a great education: Classical, Christian, and Community.
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We hope you’ll consider joining us at this celebration – as graduates, as competitors, and as families! More details will be released next month!
[10/15/20] A little help doesn't hurt! How do you encourage your child to help clean?
How Fun! Check this out!
artfulhomemaking.com Pumpkin pie playdough is the perfect way for children to enjoy a sensory fall experience! It's inexpensive and easy to make, too!
Want to start a new family tradition that will teach your kids more about thankfulness? Every night for the month of November, gather as a family and add a few items to your Thankful Pumpkin!
annieandeverything.com You've heard about "teaching from rest," but you're in the high school years now. How does the idea translate to homeschooling your teen? Read to find out!
[10/08/20] Do you have your child's bedtime routine down? Share your tips with us!
It is important that we pray for all our elected officials, that we cast informed votes, and that we encourage others to do their civic duty.
classicalconversations.com It is important that we pray for all our elected officials, that we cast informed votes, and that we encourage others to do their civic duty. In one of our recent C12 gatherings of Christian businessmen, we were told that research shows less than 20% of voters show up for state and municipal electio...
Share your upcoming events with everyone! What's happening in your community this week?
[10/03/20] Join me HERE in 1 hour LIVE! I'll be helping YOU "Make the Most of" Story of the World.
No matter how experienced we become, we can always have the joy of being beginners. And we all know that more is caught than taught.
simplehomeschool.net The following is a guest post written by Kari Patterson of Sacred Mundane. I am a homeschooling beginner. My only claim to expert knowledge is the fact that I was homeschooled thirty years ago, was raised by a precious homeschool pioneer, and sat clutching my doll at 5 years of age while The Teachin...
members.classicalconversations.com Posted by Lisa Bailey on Wednesday, 29 March, 2017 in Articles, Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!, Classical Christian Education, Dialectic Stage (ages 12 to 14), Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11), Homeschooling Life, Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18) Someone recently asked me to weigh in on thei...
parents.com Children ask lots of questions, but now it’s time to turn the tables. Here are 63 fun “get-to know-you” questions for kids to get a conversation started.
fee.org Concerned about declining enrollments and parents reassuming control over their children’s education, some school districts are reportedly trying to block parents from removing their children from school for homeschooling. In England, it’s even worse.
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Gather your family for a FREE night of laughter and inspiration! Focus on the Family and Trail Life USA are teaming up for one unique interactive event with four riveting sessions that will encourage, equip, inspire, engage, and grow you as an individual and as a family. Prep your s'mores and join us around our virtual campfire as Focus on the Family speakers bring home the truth about how your family can thrive during the unprecedented challenges, speak faith to culture, and make a stand for Christ.
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Do you have a homeschooling tip to add?
homegrownlearners.com Homeschooling - or thinking about homeschooling - can be overwhelming. The curriculum. The schedule. The feeling that your child’s ENTIRE education rests on your shoulders. I get it. I’ve been there. Let me encourage you - homeschooling will be the BEST decision you have ever made for your child
triciagoyer.com Are you new to homeschooling? Just getting started? On the fence? I share 33 things that I have learned in my 25 years of homeschooling.
Want happier, calmer kids? Simplify their world.
greenchildmagazine.com When we simplify, we gain physical and mental space. As you decrease your child’s toys and clutter, you increase their attention and capacity for deep play.
“What we believe in is that parents are the best educators for their children so we work to equip those parents to be able to home school their kids into high school and college as well.”
keloland.com SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — More than 1,600 students are now signed up for the Sioux Falls School District’s Virtual Academy, an online home learning program that allows students to lear…
The fact that you have to be slower when you take notes by hand is what makes it more useful in the long run..."
npr.org Researchers Pam Mueller and Daniel M. Oppenheimer found that students remember more via taking notes longhand rather than on a laptop. It has to do with what happens when you're forced to slow down.
Which of the 5 myths in this article have you fallen for?
hslda.org Naptime is just as much for the parents as the child.
It’s the burning question every parent of a teenager wants an answer to: “What is my kid thinking?”
classicalacademicpress.com It’s the burning question every parent of a teenager wants an answer to: “What is my kid thinking?”There’s a quote by Winston Churchill that I feel applies here. Speaking in October 1939 (at the beginning of World War II), the prime minister said: “I cannot forecast to you the action of Ru...
I don’t need to try to reproduce the classroom. As it turns out, we accomplish more every day in less time than when my kids went to public school. Who knew?
thefederalist.com At the end of the day, and at the inevitable end of this pandemic, it’s parents who will ensure that their kids continue to learn and develop.
"Besides being just plain, old, simple fun, fort-building can provide a long list of benefits for your children..."
pambarnhill.com Do you have fond memories of rainy days spent draping mismatched sheets and blankets over various tables and chairs to create the perfect indoor forts as a child? I know I do – it was one of my favorite activities and it didn’t take a dreary day to get me…
What audiobooks would you add to the list?
mothersniche.com Summer is here and with it comes a lot of family vacations and road trips. And a great way to pass time in the car is to listen to audiobooks. So I have compiled a list of top audiobooks that are family friendly just in time for your summer trips. All of these books are …
Everyone wants their homeschool to be successful. We want our children to be excited and eager learners, learning things of value, and for our families to be happy and healthy through it all.
Is there anything you would add?
homegrownlearners.com Everyone wants their homeschool to be successful. We want our children to be excited and eager learners, learning things of value, and for our families to be happy and healthy through it all. (I'll tell you a secret, though - you may have this some of the time, but some of the t
Would you like to know more about Lyrical Life Sciences, Vol 3? Here's a parent testimony. This could be used at home for Foundations students during the second quarter, or Challenge A students during second semester!
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5 Things to Consider When You Decide to Start Homeschooling "Below are what I believe are the 4 most important distinctions of how specialized home education differs from an institutionalized special education program and opens the freedom potential parents have in homeschooling a child outside the box of special education..."
schoolhouserocked.com How Homeschooling Transforms Special Education into Specialized Education As I cited in my previous article, The Then and Now of Special Education Homeschooling, more parents who have children with…
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Receive simple tools for playful stick-in-the-sand learning in the Sandbox e-zine for Foundations and also get timely tips for your weekly expedition in the Onward e-zine for Essentials. Planning made easy!
We believe that every child is uniquely and wonderfully made and that parents can be the best teachers for their children. Through our Foundations, Essentials, and Challenge programs, we support parents and students in the NW LA, NE LA, Central LA, SW LA, Acadiana, and Baton Rouge regions along the journey of homeschooling. We’d love to have you join us!
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Sewing classes for all levels, taught by Salinda Barnard, in the Shreveport/Bossier City area.
The purpose of this surgical skills laboratory is to serve as a teaching tool for medical students, residents, faculty, and practicing surgeons.
An out of school program that offers quality educational workshops in the areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education.
Minister Sylvester & Donna Johnson have been married for 30 years and have raised 2 adult sons 28 and 25. Sylvester has a bachelors degree in Theology and Donna has a bachelors degree in Counseling Psychology.
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