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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

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

AP Courses At Home

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Critical Thinking and Logic

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Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Gift of a Mentor

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Shakespeare Camp

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Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

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The Charlotte Mason Method

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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The History of Public Education