Charlotte Mason Websites and Podcasts


On this page of Everything Charlotte Mason, we list Charlotte Mason resource websites as well as Charlotte Mason-oriented blogs. Don’t see yours, or a favorite? Need a correction? Contact us here!

Learn about CM methods and “mother culture” at Karen Andreola’s blog site.


Afterthoughts Blog — Brandy Vencel writes about Charlotte Mason education, her family life, including “messy homeschooling days,” and offers several CM products.

Ambleside Flourish — Ambleside Schools International podcast for the encouragement of parents, featuring the expertise of ASI leaders.

Ambleside Schools International — Blog created by some of the founders of modern Charlotte Mason education. You can also listen through the podcast, Ambleside Flourish.

Ambleside Wonderland — A “gathering of ideas” by mother of 4 and artist Julie Boston, who offers articles and her own designed products.

At Home with Holly — Articles, free homeschooling resources and helpful tips for living the Charlotte Mason life.

Archipelago — Deeper discussion into Charlotte Mason’s methods, with answers to forum questions and other support for educators using Ambleside Online’s extensive curriculum guide.

Catherine Levison — Insight from one of the “elders” of the modern CM educational movement and author of the books Charlotte Mason Education, More Charlotte Mason Education and A Literacy Education.

Charlotte Mason City Living — Erika Alicea offers advice and resources for a multicultural Charlotte Mason education from her home in urban Bronx, New York.

Charlotte Mason Homeschooling — Sheila Carroll, educator and co-founder of Living Books Curriculum, shares her thoughts and recommendations for CM schooling.

Charlotte Mason Institute — Fascinating articles about Charlotte Mason’s life, advice for beginners, study group information and much more on CMI’s blog page.

A Delectable Education — Popular, free online podcast with more than 150 episodes focusing on teaching with Charlotte Mason methods, and the home education life.

Joy in the Home — Free homeschool guides and planners, as well as timely blog posts for CM educators by Christian publisher Dollie Freeman, who also offers encouraging ebooks for purchase.

Gateway to the Classics — Several connected websites and services, including hundreds of online classic stories organized by author, as well as the Kindergarten Read-aloud Banquet. Also links to the blog A Culture of Reading, and the ebook and print publisher Yesterday’s Classics. Formerly the Baldwin Project. Membership fee for some services.

Mason à la Maison – Bekah Morel shares her observations and insights while living and home schooling in France, including teaching French and English simultaneously in a bilingual household and balancing schedules with four young children.

Mother Culture and the Gentle Art of Learning — Guidance for home schooling moms on the blog site of early CM home educator and author of The Charlotte Mason Companion (and other books), Karen Andreola.

Our Muslim Homeschool – Dr. Gemma Elizabeth shares her Charlotte Mason homeschool journey through blogging and podcasts from the UK.

Penny Gardner — Long-time workshop presenter and author of the original Charlotte Mason Study Guide offers CM overviews, study guides, nature journaling, handwriting advice and more.

Sage Parnassus – Encouragement and guidance, as well as the opportunity to sign up for private or group mentoring with Nancy Kelly and register for the annual Living Education Retreat.

Simply Charlotte Mason — Blog posts on a variety of topics, including new products from SCM, guidance for educators on scheduling, using technology and more.

A Thinking Love — Kim in Montana, shares her perspectives homeschooling four children, writing extensively on the integration of technology as a science in their CM education.

Up Above the Rowan Tree – Nadine writes about her journey in secular Charlotte Mason and, more recently, classical homeschooling of her two children.


(More coming soon.)