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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

AP Courses At Home

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Classical Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Myth of the Teenager

Start a Nature Notebook

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

A Reason for Reading

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Laptop Homeschool

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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Critical Thinking and Logic