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Joy Pavelski

Joy Pavelski


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Joy Pavelski is a homeschool graduate, author, and freelance writer.


Homeschooling Articles by Joy Pavelski

Homeschooling in the Military Moving repeatedly and having a spouse deployed brings special challenges. Learn how we can reach out to these families.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to Win the Geography Bee

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teaching Blends

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Debate

Teach Your Children to Work

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

Classical Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Math

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

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Combining Work and Homeschool

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry