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Elizabeth Kays

Elizabeth Kays


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Elizabeth Kays is a 16-year-old who loves to write. She has been homeschooled since the beginning, and she is taking classes for dual credit (high school and college) at Kennesaw State University in Atlanta, GA while continuing to participate in several high-school activities, including NCFCA Speech and Debate.


Homeschooling Articles by Elizabeth Kays

Fan Fiction A homeschooled teen introduces us to the facinating world of writing about your favorite characters... and instantly "publishing" your work.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Debate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

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

Montessori Math

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Start a Nature Notebook

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teach Your Children to Work

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman