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Ellyn Davis

Ellyn Davis


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Ellyn has home schooled three of her four children all the way through high school. About 15 years ago, she started The Elijah Company, a mail-order business that sells what she and her husband Chris consider the most effective resources for educating children at home.

Ellyn has always been an entrepreneur and her passion for business has led her to want to help homeschooling families build their own businesses.


Homeschooling Articles by Ellyn Davis

From Homeschool to Home Business Ellyn Davis shares what she's learned about starting your own business and where to find help.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Gift of a Mentor

Who Needs the Prom?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 3

Myth of the Teenager

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teaching Blends

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teach Your Children to Work

Classical Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style