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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

The History of Public Education

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Classical Education

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlotte Mason Method

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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

Laptop Homeschool

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 3

Shakespeare Camp

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Start a Nature Notebook

Combining Work and Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman