The Well-Trained Mind, 4th Edition is a comprehensive guide to delivering a complete K-12 classical education in a home school environment. In it, you will find lots of explanation regarding goals and approaches, as well as planning guides and curriculum recommendations. The Well-Trained Mind also provides guidance for transcript creation, college applications, and dealing with exceptional situations.
The Well-Educated Mind is a guide for mature students and adults who wish to read and understand great literature. The Well-Educated Mind offers brief, entertaining histories of six literary genres—fiction, autobiography, history, drama, poetry, and science—accompanied by detailed instructions on how to read each type.
Both books are available on our web store, here: The Well-Trained Mind and The Well-Educated Mind and from other booksellers. Both books are published by WW Norton.