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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
University of Nebraska High School AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Bears in the House

Teaching Blends

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

I Was an Accelerated Child

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Interview with John Taylor Gatto