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Brent Fischer

Meet Brent Fischer

September 21, 2017

When Brent Fischer joined the faculty of Liberty Classical Academy, it was in the middle of a series of changes and new things in his life.

History and Philosophy Private Christian School On Stage

Why We Put Our Students On Stage

September 14, 2017

If education is meant to shape a life (which it is), then we must let our students practice living. Living means learning. It means trying and failing and then trying again.

Liberty Classical Building and Sign

Why Our Family Changed to Liberty Classical

September 7, 2017

The difference between the kids’ first school and Liberty Classical was something we couldn’t deny. For us, it’s never been about Liberty being perfect. We didn’t need a perfect school for our daughters. We needed a school that was awake.

Meet Kristine Beale

Meet Kristine Beale

August 31, 2017

Have you ever considered making a change? Not something small…but the kind of drastic change that will take your passions and strengths and align them with your talents and abilities? The kind of change that redirects your days and ultimately your life?

Caitlin Elkins

Meet Caitlin Elkins

August 17, 2017

Liberty Classical is building lives that inspire. Maybe you’ve heard that before. But those aren’t just words on paper…or…screen. It’s not just a lofty hope. It’s real…and it’s happening. We’re doing it with the curriculum we’ve chosen and with the faith we’re driven by.

Meet Julie Holbrook

August 10, 2017

Costa Rica. China. Austria. Italy. Germany. Azerbaijan. Indonesia. Singapore. Philippines. Australia. Kenya. East Minneapolis. White Bear Lake.

What do all of these places have in common?

Albert Einstein Classical Education

The education of great thinkers throughout history

June 29, 2017

What do Copernicus, Martin Luther, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglas, Marie Currie and Albert Einstein all have in common?

They all received a classical education.

Summer Chores

Benefits of Summer Chores

June 8, 2017

Summer has arrived and your children are home with nothing to do. As a favor to your kids, enlist their help with household chores—they will benefit greatly. Giving children household chores at an early age helps to build a lasting sense of mastery, responsibility and self-reliance with many benefits academically, emotionally and professionally.

Rhetoric Debate

The Art of Classical Rhetoric – Invention

May 25, 2017

Aristotle famously stated that rhetoric is “an ability, in each particular case, to see the available means of persuasion.” In other words, rhetoric is about finding all communicative options in a given situation and carefully choosing effective tools that will most likely persuade your audience.

Why stay through high school

Why Stay Through High School?

May 18, 2017

If you read last week’s blog about the senior thesis, you saw that our students put the kind of work into their final semester that many colleges don’t require of their upperclassmen. They demonstrate a series of learned skills and acquired abilities that will benefit them for the rest of their lives.

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