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Andrew Kern

Andrew Kern


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Andrew Kern is the Founder and Director of CIRCE, a ministry devoted to strengthening Classical Education in the United States and Canada through teaching, teacher training, consulting, and curriculum development. Andrew and his wife, Karen, homeschool their five children. Additionally, he teaches Great Ideas Seminars to Charlotte Area high-school-aged home schoolers. He also speaks at classical and homeschooling conferences. Andrew graduated summa cum laude from Concordia University with a BA degree and is co-author with Gene Edward Veith, Jr., of Classical Education: Towards the Revival of American Schooling.


Homeschooling Articles by Andrew Kern

Where We Came From, Where We're Going They said classical education was dead. But the corpus is no longer a corpse.

Classical Colleges for Homeschoolers Andrew Kern takes you on a whirlwind tour of six classical colleges.

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Teaching Blends

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

University Model Schools

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?