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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

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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Critical Thinking and Logic

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Bears in the House

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager