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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

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to Win the Geography Bee

Shakespeare Camp

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

A Reason for Reading

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Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teach Your Children to Work

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teaching Blends

Bears in the House

University Model Schools

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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Phonics the Montessori Way

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Montessori Math

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

I Was an Accelerated Child