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Cheryl Costello

Cheryl Costello

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Cheryl Costello has a BA in music with an emphasis in flute and voice education and is a former vocalist with the Denver Opera Company. She teaches Kindermusik and a homeschool music class occasionally. Both she and her husband Michael of 11 years are musicians and homeschool their children ages 8, 8, and 2.

Homeschooling Articles by Cheryl Costello

Home is Where the Music Is Want music in your homeschool? Here's why family music is great!

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to Win the Geography Bee

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The History of Public Education

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

I Was an Accelerated Child

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

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

Start a Nature Notebook

Shakespeare Camp

Myth of the Teenager

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Narration Beats Tests

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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