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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

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

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers