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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

Narration Beats Tests

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Critical Thinking and Logic

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlotte Mason Method

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

University Model Schools

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Start a Nature Notebook

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teach Your Children to Work

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

The Gift of a Mentor

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Bears in the House

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman