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Deborah Copelin

Deborah Copelin


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Deborah Copelin retired from a lengthy career in publishing to homeschool her three children, one of whom is now a United States Marine. A homeschool veteran of sixteen years, she founded Home School Central three years ago, where she now acts as both Administrator and instructor.


Homeschooling Articles by Deborah Copelin

Beyond Co-Op with Drop-off Classes What school is like at Home School Central in Ann Arbor, MI.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

AP Courses At Home

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Laptop Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Start a Nature Notebook

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Gift of a Mentor

Teaching Blends

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

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Critical Thinking and Logic