Logo Homeschool World ® Official Web Site of Practical Homeschooling Magazine Practical Homeschooling Magazine
Practical Homeschooling® :
Douglas Wilson

Douglas Wilson


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Douglas Wilson is a founder of Logos School in Moscow, Idaho, one of the few American day schools founded on classical learning principles. To promote these principles he has written Recovering the Lost Tools of Learning (Crossway Books, 1991), as well as texts on introductory logic and Latin grammar. A prolific author, with many other books in print, Douglas edits the monthly magazine Credenda/Agenda and is the father of three teenage children. You can reach him c/o Canon Press, 110 Baker, Moscow ID 83843.


Homeschooling Articles by Douglas Wilson

Classical Education for Christians A classical education provides a timeless introduction to knowledge for your homeschooling student.

"Question Authority" Douglas Wilson points out the difference between critical thinking and logic.

Literature: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Douglas Wilson names names.

Columnists Face Off - Classical Education Douglas Wilson presents the case for classical education.

Does History Have a Purpose? "History That Works for Me" v. History That Really Happened.

Think Classical in High School Transition your high school student through the dialectic and rhetorical stages of learning in classical education.

How to Remain Logical in an Argument Learn a few tips on spotting fallacies and countering perspectives.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

A Reason for Reading

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

I Was an Accelerated Child

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Math

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools