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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

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

Character Matters for Kids

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Bears in the House

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The History of Public Education

Shakespeare Camp

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks