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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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Bears in the House

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Reason for Reading

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

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