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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

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teaching Blends

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps