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Martin Cothran

Martin Cothran


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Martin Cothran is the author of Traditional Logic, Books I and II, and Classical Rhetoric with Aristotle, published by Memoria Press. He is a homeschooling father of four who lives in Danville, Kentucky.


Homeschooling Articles by Martin Cothran

What Is Classical Education? Martin Cothran explains the essentials of this old (but newly popular) homeschool method.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!