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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

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