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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 AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

Montessori Math

How to Win the Geography Bee

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Teaching Blends

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

A Reason for Reading

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

The History of Public Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Start a Nature Notebook

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!