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Cheryl Costello

Cheryl Costello

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Cheryl Costello has a BA in music with an emphasis in flute and voice education and is a former vocalist with the Denver Opera Company. She teaches Kindermusik and a homeschool music class occasionally. Both she and her husband Michael of 11 years are musicians and homeschool their children ages 8, 8, and 2.

Homeschooling Articles by Cheryl Costello

Home is Where the Music Is Want music in your homeschool? Here's why family music is great!

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Montessori Math

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

A Reason for Reading

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child

The History of Public Education

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work