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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

Myth of the Teenager

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

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Character Matters for Kids

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlotte Mason Method

University Model Schools

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

Classical Education

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Math