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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

I Was an Accelerated Child

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Myth of the Teenager

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Bears in the House

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

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool