Recommended Reading for Parents

For the Children’s Sake: Foundations of Education for Home and School, by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay, Crossway

Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other by Sherry Turkle, Basic Books

When Children Love to Learn: A Practical Application of Charlotte Mason’s Philosophy for Today by Elaine Cooper, Crossway

Tending the Heart of Virtue: How Classic Stories Awaken a Child’s Moral Imagination by Vigen Guroian, Oxford University Press


Simplicity Parenting: Using the Extraordinary Power of Less to Raise Calmer, Happier, and More Secure Kids by Kim John Payne & Lisa M. Ross, Ballantine Books

The Story of Charlotte Mason, by Essex Cholmondley, Child Light Publications

Charlotte Mason Reviewed, by Jenny King, Child Light Publications

Charlotte Mason’s Original Homeschooling Series by Charlotte Mason, Charlotte Mason Research & Supply Company


Psychological/Spiritual Formation Resources

We recommend you consider the resources available through Shepherd’s House, at



Readings For Parents

Readings For Students

Video Resources