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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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

Teaching Blends

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

Myth of the Teenager

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Gift of a Mentor

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 3

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Bears in the House

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Start a Nature Notebook