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Heather Chapman

Heather Chapman


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Heather Chapman is a 28-year-old homeschool graduate. For the past nine years, she has tutored her four homeschooled cousins. She is married and expecting her first child.


Homeschooling Articles by Heather Chapman

How to Put a Little More Exercise into Your Day Hints for a more active school day.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The History of Public Education

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Teaching Blends

Getting Organized Part 3

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Start a Nature Notebook

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home