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Laura Hinely

Laura Hinely


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Laura Hinely graduated May of 2002 after homeschooling for eleven years. She has written for the Orlando Sentinel and plans to continue writing after attending Florida


Homeschooling Articles by Laura Hinely

What I Learned at TeenPact There's no time for slacking when this group is teaching you how to be a leader!

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Debate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Gift of a Mentor

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books