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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
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

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

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

A Reason for Reading

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman