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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

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Popular Articles

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Organized Part 3

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Classical Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1