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Cathy Duffy

Cathy Duffy


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Cathy Duffy, one of the best-known and most respected names in homeschooling, began home educating her three sons in 1982 and continued through high school. She is the author of Government Nannies and 100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum. She maintains a "reviews" website at CathyDuffyReviews.com and works on a curriculum selection site at HomeEdExpert.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Cathy Duffy

Write Now Cathy Duffy gives quick tips that can add power to your kid's writing.

How to Teach Worldview Cathy Duffy explains how to add worldview education to your already busy homeschool curriculum.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Myth of the Teenager

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

Bears in the House

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Debate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor