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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

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Narration Beats Tests

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to Win the Geography Bee

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

AP Courses At Home

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

University Model Schools

Classical Education

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

Getting Organized Part 3

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading