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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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 3

The History of Public Education

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Shakespeare Camp

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Laptop Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing