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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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

I Was an Accelerated Child

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Classical Education

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 3

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Laptop Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Bears in the House

Montessori Math