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Laura Harris

Laura Harris


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Laura Harris has been homeschooling for six years. She also teaches local homeschool courses in Philosophy, Logic, and Math. She is currently studying towards a degree in Philosophy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), where she also tutors in Symbolic Logic. A frequent speaker at both Indiana Library Federation and Children's Young People's Division conferences, Laura has worked in Library Services for over 10 years. She makes her home in Mooresville, IN.


Homeschooling Articles by Laura Harris

Four Simple Steps to Classical Success More and more homeschoolers are adopting the classical method for their homeschool. Laura Harris tells us four tasks she uses to replace boring work pages while getting better results.

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Start a Nature Notebook

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Teaching Blends

Who Needs the Prom?

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps