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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The History of Public Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Character Matters for Kids

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

Who Needs the Prom?

Teach Your Children to Work

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Classical Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

I Was an Accelerated Child

University Model Schools

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

AP Courses At Home

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Bears in the House

Teaching Blends

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Whole-Language Boondoggle