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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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

University Model Schools

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

Who Needs the Prom?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

AP Courses At Home

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to Win the Geography Bee

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1