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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

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Gift of a Mentor

Teaching Blends

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

Start a Nature Notebook

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading