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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

University Model Schools

Montessori Math

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Laptop Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

The Gift of a Mentor

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books