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Joseph Pride

Joseph Pride


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Joseph Pride graduated from the Coast Guard Academy in 2005 (mechanical engineering, with honors) and worked for the Coast Guard until 2010, during which time he was part of the largest drug bust in US history. He now lives in West Virginia and works for a major energy company.


Homeschooling Articles by Joseph Pride

Homeschool Vacations and Adventures Ever so much more than resorts and getaways... Explore the Adirondacks, go ocean kayaking, climb a mountain, attend a homeschool family retreat, or set sail on the high seas!

The World's Tiniest Motors Motors the size of molecules show why the "simple" cell is irreducibly complex

Sweat Now, Sail Later Video-game slacker or life of adventure? Hard work made the difference.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Reason for Reading

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Shakespeare Camp

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 3

Laptop Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

I Was an Accelerated Child

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books