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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.

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Popular Articles

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

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Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Math

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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Teaching Blends

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

University Model Schools

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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