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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

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

University Model Schools

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Gift of a Mentor

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teaching Blends

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1