A Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, high school student posted one of the highest scores on the Classical Learning Test this summer, earning a National Award and a $2,500 scholarship.
Julieta Woo says she has never won a drawing or a contest in her life, so she was surprised to learn there was a drawing for the recent Challenge Graduates Survey for Parents and Students and doubly surprised that she had won the drawing and the $300 prize.
What’s the accepted stereotype of a homeschooled young woman? Painfully shy, bookish, given to classical music. Five years ago Julia Herrin certainly fit that stereotype to a T. But that young woman was nowhere in sight June 29 as Julia was named first runner-up for Miss South Carolina Teen.
Southern Pines, North Carolina—Every child dreams of being the best of the best, so for those Classical Conversations students who have earned the title of Memory Master over the past few years, you can now dream of becoming the best of the best, the one and only National Memory Master!
Deadline for ‘insiders’ Prime Advantage registration is Jan. 31
The 2018 National Number Knockout (N2K) competition is gearing up, and today is the last day for competitors to register for the Prime Advantage package, which, in addition to tips from previous champions, examples of variations used in past competitions, and advice on solving for the highest numbers first, will also give your competitor a week’s head start on the scouting video prompt.
Planning for the third-annual Classical Conversations® Capstone Cruise is nearing completion, and the deadline for cruise registration is fast approaching. The five-day, four-night cruise and celebration will be on board the Carnival Liberty cruise ship, April 30-May 4.
Many parents in America and throughout the rest of the world believe that the key to career success for their children is a steady focus on the hard sciences: Science, technology, engineering and mathematics—STEM. Now, research coming from one of the world’s most STEM-centric corporations—Google—is indicating that soft skills may be every bit as important to the success of an employee.
Southern Pines, North Carolina — National School Choice Week, Jan. 21-27, has rapidly become the world’s largest education-related public awareness effort.
Sponsored by Homeschool Now USA, National School Choice Week has grown from 150 events in 2011 to over 21,000 in 2017, according to Andrew Campanella, president of National School Choice Week. He is expecting more than 32,000 separate events later this month in all 50 states and a dozen foreign countries.
Southern Pines, North Carolina—Classical Conversations, Inc.®, the world’s largest resource for classical homeschoolers, will roll out a brand-new, online store in the coming weeks, designed to improve its customers’ shopping experience, according to CEO Robert Bortins.
Every child dreams of being the best of the best—being Tom Brady or Steph Curry or Lionel Messi—so for those Classical Conversations students who have earned the title of Memory Master over the past few years, you can now dream of becoming the best of the best, the one and only National Memory Master!
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John Carpenter Communication Journalist