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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 Benefits of Debate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The History of Public Education

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to Win the Geography Bee

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books