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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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Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

The History of Public Education

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 3

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Start a Nature Notebook

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools