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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

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Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

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A Reason for Reading

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Benefits of Debate

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teaching Blends

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Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

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