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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

A Reason for Reading

Character Matters for Kids

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Myth of the Teenager

Classical Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Who Needs the Prom?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teaching Blends

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Shakespeare Camp

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlotte Mason Method