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Joy Pavelski

Joy Pavelski


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Joy Pavelski is a homeschool graduate, author, and freelance writer.


Homeschooling Articles by Joy Pavelski

Homeschooling in the Military Moving repeatedly and having a spouse deployed brings special challenges. Learn how we can reach out to these families.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

AP Courses At Home

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Myth of the Teenager

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Math

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Organized Part 3

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Start a Nature Notebook

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Classical Education

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method