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Kristen West McGuire

Kristen West McGuire

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Kristen West McGuire and her husband, Daniel, homeschool their brood in Milwaukee, WI. Kristen has written many articles for Catholic periodicals and a book, The Glory to be Revealed in You: A Spiritual Companion to Pregnancy, published by Alba House in 1998.

Homeschooling Articles by Kristen West McGuire

Hiring a Tutor English lords and ladies used to do it. Here's how you can, too.

University of Nebraska High School AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Bears in the House

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Classical Education