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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

AP Courses At Home

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlotte Mason Method

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

The History of Public Education

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Myth of the Teenager

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books