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Joseph Pride

Joseph Pride


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Joseph Pride graduated from the Coast Guard Academy in 2005 (mechanical engineering, with honors) and worked for the Coast Guard until 2010, during which time he was part of the largest drug bust in US history. He now lives in West Virginia and works for a major energy company.


Homeschooling Articles by Joseph Pride

Homeschool Vacations and Adventures Ever so much more than resorts and getaways... Explore the Adirondacks, go ocean kayaking, climb a mountain, attend a homeschool family retreat, or set sail on the high seas!

The World's Tiniest Motors Motors the size of molecules show why the "simple" cell is irreducibly complex

Sweat Now, Sail Later Video-game slacker or life of adventure? Hard work made the difference.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

A Reason for Reading

AP Courses At Home

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

I Was an Accelerated Child

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Combining Work and Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman