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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.

University of Nebraska High School AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Reason for Reading

AP Courses At Home

Narration Beats Tests

The History of Public Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

I Was an Accelerated Child

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic