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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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

University Model Schools

Narration Beats Tests

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Combining Work and Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to Win the Geography Bee

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

Teaching Blends

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teach Your Children to Work