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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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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Classical Education

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Whole-Language Boondoggle

Shakespeare Camp

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Phonics the Montessori Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way