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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

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

AP Courses At Home

Phonics the Montessori Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

The History of Public Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Character Matters for Kids

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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