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Jim Couch and Peter Williams


Former columnists for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Jim Couch teaches economics at the University of North Alabama. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi in 1995. He is the co-author of The Political Economy of the New Deal (Edward Elgar Publishers) and his research appears in The Cato Journal, The Journal of Economics, Public Choice, Economics and Politics, and the Southwestern Economic Review.

Peter Williams is a graduate student at the University of Mississippi. His fields of study include Labor and Managerial Economics. He currently teaches at the University of North Alabama, and he has published in the journal Economics and Politics.


Homeschooling Articles by Jim Couch and Peter Williams

Want to See the Public Schools Improve? Encourage Homeschooling! How homeschooling improves the quality of the public schools.

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Teach Your Children to Work

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Narration Beats Tests

Shakespeare Camp

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

University Model Schools

A Reason for Reading

Myth of the Teenager

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Gift of a Mentor

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Interview with John Taylor Gatto