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Dennis Peterson

Dennis Peterson


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Dennis Peterson is a freelance writer whose articles have been published in a variety of national publications and textbooks. Dennis and his wife are in the ninth year of homeschooling their children.


Homeschooling Articles by Dennis Peterson

A Travel Notebook Turn travel time into learning time!

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlotte Mason Method

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Critical Thinking and Logic

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

Combining Work and Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Character Matters for Kids

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager