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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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Classical Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

How to Win the Geography Bee

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...