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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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Who Needs the Prom?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Reason for Reading

Character Matters for Kids

University Model Schools

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Start a Nature Notebook