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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.

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Popular Articles

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Laptop Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Shakespeare Camp