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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teaching Blends

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to Win the Geography Bee

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

University Model Schools

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math