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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

Who Needs the Prom?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Reason for Reading

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlotte Mason Method

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

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child