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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Start a Nature Notebook

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Shakespeare Camp

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

A Reason for Reading

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Myth of the Teenager

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Who Needs the Prom?