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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

A Reason for Reading

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Bears in the House

Teach Your Children to Work

Shakespeare Camp

Combining Work and Homeschool

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

Getting Organized Part 3

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Start a Nature Notebook

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests