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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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Phonics the Montessori Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlotte Mason Method

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook