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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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Narration Beats Tests

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Character Matters for Kids