Classical Education and the Classical Approach

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Definition of Classical Education Classical education (as we define it) is a learning approach that’s based in antiquity. It usually involves the trivium (or the quadrivium); the grammar stage, the logic stage, and the rhetoric stage which is based on Dorothy Sayer’s Lost Tools of Learning. The term ‘classical’ usually refers to the Graeco-Roman world; the classic age covered about 1,000 years of history….