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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Teach Your Children to Work

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

A Reason for Reading

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Myth of the Teenager

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Shakespeare Camp

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

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