267 episodes

The CiRCE Institute Podcast Network is made up four regular shows:

FORMA, featuring interviews and conversations with educators, writers, and thinkers.The Mason Jar featuring Cindy Rollins, all Charlotte Mason all the time.Close Reads, a book club podcast, featuring Angelina Stanford and Tim McIntosh.Ask Andrew, in which Andrew Kern answers listener questions about Christian classical education.
As well as various seasonal shows like The Commons with Brian Phillips, The Divided Line with Matt Bianco, and A Perpetual Feast with Andrew Kern and Wes Callihan.

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The CiRCE Institute Podcast Network is made up four regular shows:

FORMA, featuring interviews and conversations with educators, writers, and thinkers.The Mason Jar featuring Cindy Rollins, all Charlotte Mason all the time.Close Reads, a book club podcast, featuring Angelina Stanford and Tim McIntosh.Ask Andrew, in which Andrew Kern answers listener questions about Christian classical education.
As well as various seasonal shows like The Commons with Brian Phillips, The Divided Line with Matt Bianco, and A Perpetual Feast with Andrew Kern and Wes Callihan.

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    Proverbial #41: The Long Farewell

    Proverbial #41: The Long Farewell

    This week's proverb is from Jonathan Swift: "life is a tragedy wherein we sit as spectators for a while and then act our part in it." Join Joshua Gibbs as he contemplates what this proverb has to say to modern men and women.
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    • 28 min
    Ask Andrew #64: Furthers Thoughts on the Definition of Rhetoric

    Ask Andrew #64: Furthers Thoughts on the Definition of Rhetoric

    In this episode, Andrew Kern continues to explain how he defines rhetoric and how he came to that definition, as well as why he prioritizes decision-making over persuasion.
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    • 57 min
    Proverbial #40: Silence is Golden

    Proverbial #40: Silence is Golden

    This week's proverb, which is unattributed, is "let sleeping dogs lie." Join Joshua Gibbs as he contemplates what this proverb has to say to modern men and women.
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    • 24 min
    Proverbial #39: Heaven Can Wait

    Proverbial #39: Heaven Can Wait

    This week's proverb is unattributed: "Youth is wasted on the young." Join Joshua Gibbs as he contemplates what this proverb has to say to modern men and women.
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    • 21 min
    Proverbial #38: Made in Italy

    Proverbial #38: Made in Italy

    This week's proverb is unattributed: "the clothes make the man." Join Joshua Gibbs as he contemplates what this proverb has to say to modern men and women.
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    • 27 min
    Ask Andrew 62: How to adapt to the needs of individual students

    Ask Andrew 62: How to adapt to the needs of individual students

    In this week's episode, Andrew Kern contemplates ways of adapting to the various needs of individual students, while also avoiding decision fatigue.
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    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
296 Ratings

296 Ratings

jimsimply ,

Essential listening

As a practitioner of and parent in classical education—the great conversation—I find the conversation richer and deeper with the Forma crew in the “room.” Thanks for always-great content.

lyonzhrt ,

Variety and quality from a concerned and informed institute

All of Circe’s offerings share a quality approach to the subject at hand. Never taking itself too seriously, personable hosts draw listeners in to feel like part of a community of classically minded and spirited educators.

Kate List ,

Engaging and informative

Thanks for this podcast-- I love the conversational style and the selection of topics.

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