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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Combining Work and Homeschool

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Laptop Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Gift of a Mentor

Teaching Blends

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to Win the Geography Bee

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Classical Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlotte Mason Method

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

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Narration Beats Tests

Character Matters for Kids

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"