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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

Getting Organized Part 3

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

A Reason for Reading

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Debate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to Win the Geography Bee

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning