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Brittany Glenny

Brittany Glenny


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Brittany Glenny, a recent graduate of Northwestern College in St. Paul, MN, majored in music with an emphasis in piano pedagogy and early childhood music. She has taken piano lessons for twelve years and has taught piano lessons for two years at the Northwestern Academy of Music. She loves to travel, especially when she can visit music history sites. This summer she was a nanny in Berlin, where she put her classroom German to use.


Homeschooling Articles by Brittany Glenny

How to Pick a Piano Teacher Learn to tell a good piano teacher from a bad one and even how to start your own piano teaching business.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Bears in the House

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Critical Thinking and Logic

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 3

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

Combining Work and Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Shakespeare Camp

Teach Your Children to Work

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Laptop Homeschool