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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

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

University Model Schools

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Shakespeare Camp

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Math

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to Win the Geography Bee

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Start a Nature Notebook

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home