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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

AP Courses At Home

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Bears in the House

The History of Public Education

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Combining Work and Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Laptop Homeschool

Teaching Blends

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps