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Cathy Duffy

Cathy Duffy


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Cathy Duffy, one of the best-known and most respected names in homeschooling, began home educating her three sons in 1982 and continued through high school. She is the author of Government Nannies and 100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum. She maintains a "reviews" website at CathyDuffyReviews.com and works on a curriculum selection site at HomeEdExpert.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Cathy Duffy

Write Now Cathy Duffy gives quick tips that can add power to your kid's writing.

How to Teach Worldview Cathy Duffy explains how to add worldview education to your already busy homeschool curriculum.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Character Matters for Kids

The Gift of a Mentor

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

The History of Public Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Narration Beats Tests

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

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