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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

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