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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 AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Combining Work and Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Myth of the Teenager

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success