Winner, "Best Bible Curriculum", 1995, 1996, and 1997 - Reader's Choice Awards. (Practical Homeschooling Magazine)
"The Old Testament is the perfect place to start teaching history since it truly starts at the beginning. Many of us shy away from such a study because of the difficulties we might encounter, but the Shearers have made it much easier with this Guide." -- Cathy Duffy, Christian Home Educators' Curriculum Manual
About the Author
Cyndy Shearer has a BA degree in English (summa cum laude) from Queens College (Charlotte, NC) and an MA in English from the University of Virginia. She has taught elementary, high school, and college students and has been a home-schooling mom since 1985. Rob Shearer has an AB in History (cum laude) from Davidson College and a MA in History and Humanities from Stanford University. He taught at Stanford from 1977-1979 and at Virginia Wesleyan College from 1981-1984. In 1979-1980 he was a Fulbright Research Fellow in Marburg, Germany. He is the Director of the Francis Schaeffer Study Center in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee - a tutorial program for homeschooled high school students - which he and Cyndy founded in 2004. Rob and Cyndy live near the town of Lebanon in middle Tennessee along with their eleven children. The Shearer home school and petting zoo currently boasts four dogs, five cats, two horses, one pony and whatever else the children may have been smitten with this month.