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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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

Critical Thinking and Logic

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

A Reason for Reading

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Start a Nature Notebook

Shakespeare Camp

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Classical Education

Who Needs the Prom?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers