Logo Homeschool World ® Official Web Site of Practical Homeschooling Magazine Practical Homeschooling Magazine
Practical Homeschooling® :

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
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

AP Courses At Home

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The History of Public Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Shakespeare Camp

Narration Beats Tests

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Myth of the Teenager

Combining Work and Homeschool