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Alisyn Bennett

Alisyn Bennett


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Alisyn Bennett has been homeschooling for 12 years. Her oldest now combines home studies with community college, while the two younger ones are in third grade and first grade at home.


Homeschooling Articles by Alisyn Bennett

The Joy of Letterboxing Alisyn writes about the joys of letterboxing.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids