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Mercy Pride

Mercy Pride

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

After earning an A.A. degree with honors, Mercy completed her LN program and is working full time as a practical nurse. She plans to go back to school for her RN while continuing to work.

Homeschooling Articles by Mercy Pride

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers Hang in there with your "late bloomer." A slow start can still lead to a strong finish.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Math

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Debate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Laptop Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teaching Blends

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

AP Courses At Home

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy