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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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 3

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

AP Courses At Home

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1