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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

Popular Articles

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

Combining Work and Homeschool

Bears in the House

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Character Matters for Kids

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teaching Blends

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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers