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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.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Narration Beats Tests

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Classical Education

University Model Schools

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

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

Character Matters for Kids

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Phonics the Montessori Way

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child