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Ellyn Davis

Ellyn Davis


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Ellyn has home schooled three of her four children all the way through high school. About 15 years ago, she started The Elijah Company, a mail-order business that sells what she and her husband Chris consider the most effective resources for educating children at home.

Ellyn has always been an entrepreneur and her passion for business has led her to want to help homeschooling families build their own businesses.


Homeschooling Articles by Ellyn Davis

From Homeschool to Home Business Ellyn Davis shares what she's learned about starting your own business and where to find help.

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Math

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks