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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

A Reason for Reading

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

Classical Education

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Gift of a Mentor

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

The History of Public Education

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Laptop Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child