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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

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

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

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

AP Courses At Home