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Elizabeth Kays

Elizabeth Kays


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Elizabeth Kays is a 16-year-old who loves to write. She has been homeschooled since the beginning, and she is taking classes for dual credit (high school and college) at Kennesaw State University in Atlanta, GA while continuing to participate in several high-school activities, including NCFCA Speech and Debate.


Homeschooling Articles by Elizabeth Kays

Fan Fiction A homeschooled teen introduces us to the facinating world of writing about your favorite characters... and instantly "publishing" your work.

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University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

AP Courses At Home

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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

Start a Nature Notebook

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Debate

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1