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2017-18 Enrollment Opens

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pyramids  History Cycle: Ancients

Information Meetings

Each Thursday beginning Feb 2nd

10:00 a.m. by RSVP Only

             We will also schedule a visit to suit your availability 

Please contact Judy Palloto, Administrator
for more information, RSVP, or to schedule a visit.
gideon.judypalloto@gmail.com 724-825-3693
gideonstudycenter.org

Christian Classical Education /Homeschool Tutorial Service

A Hybrid experience of classroom structure and instruction combined with all the advantages and benefits of homeschooling.

1st—12th Grade

Tuesdays and Thursdays / 8:00 — 3:00

Four Year History Cycle / Ancients

Well trained, experienced,
enthusiastic tutors

Saxon & Lial Math, Apologia Science, Latin, Shurley  Grammar, Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW), Classical Composition, Logic,  Speech & Debate,
Veritas Elementary History and Omnibus.

Academic Excellence

Multum non Multa: Much not Many

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Christopher Perrin

Dr. Christopher Perrin drills down on each of the 8 Essential Principles of Classical  Pedagogy.   Multum non Multa emphasizes doing fewer things but do them well.

“It is not the reading of many books which makes one wise, but a few good books well read.”  Martin Luther

Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly

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Festina Lente Make Haste SlowlyDr. Christopher Perrin drills down on each of the 8 Essential Principles of Classical  Pedagogy beginning  with Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly. It carries the idea it is better to master each step rather than rushing through and skimming the top and missing the richness of the process.

No Classes — Feb 9

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Please check Engrade for updates. Tutors are available for questions during regular class time.

8 Essential Principles of Classical Education

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CE ModelDr. Christopher Perrin discusses eight important principles of teaching that come from the classical tradition of education: festina lente (make haste slowly); multum non multa (much not many); repetito mater memoria (repetition the mother of memory); songs and chants; embodied learning; educational virtues; wonder and curiosity; schole and contemplation.

Classical Academic Press

Fun with Latin: Three Little Pigs

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Three Little Pigs Latin

Latin may be more fun than you ever imagined! Click on the link and learn!

Three Little Pigs, Forgotten Fairy Tales — Latin Vocabulary Practice
Classical Academic Press

First Day of Classes is Here!

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Make us to choose the harder right instead of the easier wrong,
and never to be content with a half truth when the whole can be won.

Excerpt from Cadet Prayer
United States Military Academy
West Point