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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

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Critical Thinking and Logic

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Start a Nature Notebook

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Classical Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Gift of a Mentor