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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

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Who Needs the Prom?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

The History of Public Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Myth of the Teenager

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child