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Kristen West McGuire

Kristen West McGuire

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Kristen West McGuire and her husband, Daniel, homeschool their brood in Milwaukee, WI. Kristen has written many articles for Catholic periodicals and a book, The Glory to be Revealed in You: A Spiritual Companion to Pregnancy, published by Alba House in 1998.

Homeschooling Articles by Kristen West McGuire

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University of Nebraska High School AVKO Educational Research

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Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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Getting Organized Part 3

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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The Benefits of Debate

Teaching Blends

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style