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Charles and Betty Burger

Charles and Betty Burger


Former columnists for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Charles and Betty Burger are homeschooling parents of seven children. Both hold master's degrees and are active book reviewers and copyeditors for various publishers and retailers of conservative, Christian, and homeschooling materials. The Burgers also publish a newsletter titled Living Our History, which reprints accounts of our American forebears taken from out-of-print and hard-to-find sources. You can contact the Burgers at PO Box 725, Housatonic, MA 01236.


Homeschooling Articles by Charles and Betty Burger

Book Reviews - Books About College The Burgers find out college ain't what it used to be.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Gift of a Mentor

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teaching Blends

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Debate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

AP Courses At Home

A Reason for Reading