Home Education, Charlotte Mason’s seminal work on educational philosophy and character development, is a must-read for every homeschooling parent seeking to nurture her children with the rich nutrients of life and literature. The Afterthinker’s Guide to Charlotte Mason’s Home Education is your key to unlocking these nourishing educational truths in your home! Tested and refined through her own research and group leadership, Brandy Vencel has developed a pair of guides for this valuable endeavor: one for group leaders and one for group members.
The Study Guide for Group Leaders version will prepare you to be an effective planner and group leader! Filled with helpful tips for leading thought-provoking discussions, organizing meetings and identifying future leaders, this guide is an essential resource for anyone who wants to start a Home Education book group. The Leader’s Guide also includes an appendix for group activities and special access to an online portal where Brandy will answer your questions and offer leadership support. The Study Guide for Group Leaders is an 80-page PDF. Click here to see a sample of what’s inside the Leader’s Guide (with notations of what differences appear in the Member’s Guide).
The Study Guide for Group Members version will help you get the most benefit out of your Home Education book group! Reading assignments are clearly laid out with discussion questions that will enhance your understanding of Miss Mason’s insightful chapters. This guide will not only make you an engaged group member; it will prepare you to draw deeply from the well of Charlotte Mason’s educational philosophy. The Study Guide for Group Members is a 43-page PDF. Click here to see a sample of what’s inside the Leader’s Guide (with notations of what differences appear in the Member’s Guide).
Note: In order to complete this study, you will also need a copy of Home Education by Charlotte Mason.