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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

Classical Education

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Math

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teaching Blends

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 3

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

AP Courses At Home

Myth of the Teenager

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The History of Public Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

How to Win the Geography Bee

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...