The Case for Classical Christian Education by Douglas Wilson
This book is a fascinating look at what works and why. Wilson advocates a return to Christian classical education, emphasizing early childhood learning and a system based upon the word of God.
Recovering the Lost Tools of Learning by Douglas Wilson
Wilson discusses the failure of modern education, develops a biblical response to its breakdown, and presents the essential ingredients for a distinctively Christian education.
An Introduction to Classical Education by Christopher A. Perrin
This small book is an ideal introduction to classical education written by the headmaster of a classical academy in Pennsylvania. It traces the history of classical education and describes its modern renaissance. The book also highlights the distinctive elements of the movement including its emphasis on teaching grammar, logic and rhetoric (the Trivium), and the extraordinary achievements of students who are receiving a classical education. This book is especially recommended to parents just beginning their examination of classical education.
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