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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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

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

Laptop Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Narration Beats Tests

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Myth of the Teenager

Teaching Blends

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