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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

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 3

Laptop Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

Myth of the Teenager

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Classical Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?