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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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Bears in the House

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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way