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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

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Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

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Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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The History of Public Education

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The Charlotte Mason Method

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

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