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Alisyn Bennett

Alisyn Bennett


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Alisyn Bennett has been homeschooling for 12 years. Her oldest now combines home studies with community college, while the two younger ones are in third grade and first grade at home.


Homeschooling Articles by Alisyn Bennett

The Joy of Letterboxing Alisyn writes about the joys of letterboxing.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

What We Can Learn from the Homeschooled 2002 National Geography Bee Winners

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Character Matters for Kids

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

University Model Schools

Critical Thinking and Logic

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teaching Blends

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teach Your Children to Work

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

AP Courses At Home