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Deborah Copelin

Deborah Copelin


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Deborah Copelin retired from a lengthy career in publishing to homeschool her three children, one of whom is now a United States Marine. A homeschool veteran of sixteen years, she founded Home School Central three years ago, where she now acts as both Administrator and instructor.


Homeschooling Articles by Deborah Copelin

Beyond Co-Op with Drop-off Classes What school is like at Home School Central in Ann Arbor, MI.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Who Needs the Prom?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Character Matters for Kids

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Math

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Phonics the Montessori Way

The History of Public Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

Bears in the House

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 3

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?