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Michael Reitz

Michael Reitz


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Michael Reitz was homeschooled through high school. A graduate of Oak Brook College of Law, he works as a legal assistant for the Home School Legal Defense Association. He and his wife Rachelle live in Leesburg, Virginia.


Homeschooling Articles by Michael Reitz

A Full Circle A homeschool graduate starts to build his homeschooling family.

Sending Them Out: Raising Children, Raising Adults Keep the goal in mind - raising godly adults.

Culture Warriors Read about some remarkable homeschool graduates.

Discovering God's Plan for Your Life Discover what God wants you to do after graduation.

Journaling from the Heart Journaling techniques.

Homeschoolers and Civic Involvement Hands-on politics for homeschooled teens.

How the Media Gets it Wrong about Homeschooling How homeschoolers should respond to negative media attention.

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Popular Articles

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Start a Nature Notebook

AP Courses At Home

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

University Model Schools

Teaching Blends

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Math

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teach Your Children to Work

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Myth of the Teenager

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

Bears in the House

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method