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Heather Chapman

Heather Chapman


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Heather Chapman is a 28-year-old homeschool graduate. For the past nine years, she has tutored her four homeschooled cousins. She is married and expecting her first child.


Homeschooling Articles by Heather Chapman

How to Put a Little More Exercise into Your Day Hints for a more active school day.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

University Model Schools

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 3

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry