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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

AP Courses At Home

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 3