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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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Shakespeare Camp

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Gift of a Mentor

Teach Your Children to Work

Who Needs the Prom?

Narration Beats Tests

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

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

University Model Schools

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Debate

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool