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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

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Gift of a Mentor

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

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

A Reason for Reading

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Narration Beats Tests

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 3

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Math

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps