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A Student Blog Site by Ron Paul

Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Do your children post their essays on their own blog sites? If not, why not? My curriculum emphasizes writing. From the fourth grade through the 12th grade, every student writes a weekly essay for the social science and humanities courses. Over the full period, this is over 800 essays. We ask parents to read the […]

Wanted: Course Creators for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum

Saturday, April 18th, 2020

by Ron Paul I am looking for course creators for grades 1-3. The RPC will pay $5,000 up-front per course: an advance on royalties. Then, after 200 sales of the course, the creator will get $25 per sale indefinitely. I want any of three subjects for three years: social studies, literature, science, art, music, or […]

My video on homeschooling — offering the Ron Paul Curriculum’s summer school program two months early

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Here is my recent video on homeschooling. To encourage you to switch today, I am offering the Ron Paul Curriculum’s summer school program two months early. You get 90 days for $40, plus $50 per one-year course. I recommend two courses per student. Test drive any course before you join: five free lessons. The special […]

The Coronavirus and Homeschooling

Monday, March 9th, 2020

The Coronavirus and Homeschooling by Ron Paul Fears regarding the coronavirus will lead to new interest in homeschooling. This has begun in Hong Kong. Some families hesitate to switch because the parents have no experience in homeschooling. A great advantage of my curriculum is that inexperienced teachers can get their children up to speed within […]

Another reason why I like the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum

Monday, January 27th, 2020

The Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum is an academically rigorous college prep homeschool program, but it is also a practical program. There are two parts to the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum: –The academic –The practical Elsewhere we have discussed the academic part of the RPC. Today we will discuss the practical courses. These courses make up […]

Don’t watch this video — it’s just two old people talking

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Don’t watch this video. It’s just two old people talking.

Recommended — Academic Basics Course

Sunday, November 24th, 2019

Some years ago, Gary North developed a course on preparing for high school and college by learning how to study — Academic Basics Course (ABC). This course has been available only to Ron Paul Curriculum families since 2013.  ABC is recommended for any student age twelve and up, adults included. Even if you are already […]

Make no mention

Friday, November 15th, 2019

Joshua 23:7 …and lest you go among these nations, these who remain among you. You shall not make mention of the name of their gods, nor cause anyone to swear by them; you shall not serve them nor bow down to them… Numbers 33:52 …then you shall drive out all the inhabitants of the land […]

Ten Things to Do from Birth to Age Five — An Addendum to Ten Things to Do Before Age Ten

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Elsewhere we have written about the Ten Things to Do Before Age Ten — ten areas of life we think are important to concentrate on with your children before they turn ten. The following is a subset of the above list of ten things — ten things to do from birth to age five (or […]

Concerned that I have missed doing the grammar stage properly with my two oldest sons

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

This is my 3rd year homeschooling my sons. They are in 2nd, 5th, and 6th grades. I have been slowly trying to incorporate some of the principles of classical education into our homeschool effort. For example, we have begun the study of Latin this year. I am increasingly concerned that I have missed doing the […]

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