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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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Math

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

AP Courses At Home

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Teaching Blends

A Reason for Reading