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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

Popular Articles

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teaching Blends

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Shakespeare Camp