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Dennis Peterson

Dennis Peterson


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Dennis Peterson is a freelance writer whose articles have been published in a variety of national publications and textbooks. Dennis and his wife are in the ninth year of homeschooling their children.


Homeschooling Articles by Dennis Peterson

A Travel Notebook Turn travel time into learning time!

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teach Your Children to Work

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Math

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teaching Blends

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Gift of a Mentor

Myth of the Teenager

Phonics the Montessori Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Interview with John Taylor Gatto