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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

Montessori Math

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Character Matters for Kids

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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The History of Public Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Who Needs the Prom?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

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