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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 3

Myth of the Teenager

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Math

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Start a Nature Notebook

Narration Beats Tests

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors