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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

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Phonics the Montessori Way

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1