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Gail Small

Gail Small


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Gail Small is a Fulbright Memorial Scholar and People to People Ambassador. Named to Who's Who Among American Teachers 2005 and 2006, she has a Master's degree in education and has taught 35 years in southern California. Gail is one of the two authors of The Spelling Bee and Me: A Real-Life Adventure in Learning, available from www.rowmaneducation.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Gail Small

To Bee Your Very Best A spelling coach's view of the Scripps Howard Spelling Bee.

People to People Student Ambassadors How you can travel to foreign lands, meet important people and everyday folks aronund the world, and get a fabulous item for your transcript.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

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A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 3

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Teaching Blends

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Myth of the Teenager

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

The History of Public Education

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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