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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

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

The Benefits of Debate

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Bears in the House

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 3

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Narration Beats Tests

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teaching Blends

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager