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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.

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Popular Articles

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AP Courses At Home

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Myth of the Teenager

The History of Public Education

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

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Shakespeare Camp

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

Who Needs the Prom?

Start a Nature Notebook

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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