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Andrew Stone

Andrew Stone


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Andrew Stone is a graduate of Strathclyde University in Scotland and the Open University England. In the past he has tutored GCSE and taught vocational subjects in the UK. Currently he works as a web developer, but in the past he has been a forest ranger, landscape gardener, railway dispatcher, chemist, and production supervisor - experiences that have encouraged an interest in vocational training and certification.


Homeschooling Articles by Andrew Stone

A Higher Standard for Excellence What American homeschoolers need to know about the largest examination and curriculum system in the world.

A Higher Standard for Excellence, Part 2 The road to world-class testing is still rocky for homeschoolers.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlotte Mason Method

University Model Schools

Who Needs the Prom?

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Reason for Reading

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool