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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.

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Popular Articles

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Start a Nature Notebook

University Model Schools

The Charlotte Mason Method

Classical Education

AP Courses At Home

Who Needs the Prom?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Character Matters for Kids

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

Laptop Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

Bears in the House

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success