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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Bears in the House

Teaching Blends

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Who Needs the Prom?