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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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Bears in the House

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Gift of a Mentor

Phonics the Montessori Way

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Shakespeare Camp

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

Montessori Math

The History of Public Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Laptop Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1