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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.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Start a Nature Notebook

Character Matters for Kids

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

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

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlotte Mason Method

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style