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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

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

Narration Beats Tests

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

Laptop Homeschool

Classical Education

Combining Work and Homeschool

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Reason for Reading

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Bears in the House

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry