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Russ Beck

Russ Beck


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Russ Beck is the vice-president of Ferguson Publishing Company, a leading publisher in career education. Russ has been involved in education for more than 28 years as a teacher, coach, and publisher's representative. For the past ten years he has been committed to the development and promotion of career education materials. He is currently a member of the National Career Development Association and the American Vocational Association.


Homeschooling Articles by Russ Beck

Getting Ready for the Future - Today What are the #1 skills you need to succeed, and how is the world of work changing? Get the skinny!

Awareness and Assessment How to integrate career awareness into your curriculum.

Searching for the Right Career What do YOU want to be when you grow up?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate In 10 years the job market will be completely different than it is.

Not All Good Jobs Require a Bachelor's Degree Good careers you can enter without college.

There Are Many Paths to Success Alternatives to four-year colleges.

Time4Learning Spanish For You

Popular Articles

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

Teaching Blends

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Narration Beats Tests

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Reason for Reading

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Myth of the Teenager

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

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

Montessori Math

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success