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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

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Classical Education

Bears in the House

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers