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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

A Reason for Reading

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Critical Thinking and Logic

Character Matters for Kids

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Narration Beats Tests

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks