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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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Classical Education

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

I Was an Accelerated Child

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

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The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

Critical Thinking and Logic

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlotte Mason Method

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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