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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

University Model Schools

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Laptop Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Critical Thinking and Logic

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to Win the Geography Bee

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Shakespeare Camp

Whole-Language Boondoggle

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

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3