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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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

I Was an Accelerated Child

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Shakespeare Camp

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

The Benefits of Debate

A Reason for Reading

The Gift of a Mentor

Laptop Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager