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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

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Character Matters for Kids

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

Phonics the Montessori Way

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Combining Work and Homeschool

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto