by Dawn Camp
The spring before I began tutoring high school students in our local
Classical Conversations homeschool program, I sat in on another tutor’s
class to observe for a day. Latin, British lit, music history — the
discussions fascinated me as I imagined someday guiding my own students
in their study of these subjects.
But the most memorable lesson came during debate when the tutor
challenged the class — and subsequently, me — to think about what it
means to be winsome. I’m sure I sneaked a peek at the dictionary app on
my phone as I analyzed this unfamiliar word, which the tutor stressed above winning as the primary objective. Read more......