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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

Hiring a Tutor English lords and ladies used to do it. Here's how you can, too.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Math

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlotte Mason Method

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to Win the Geography Bee

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Laptop Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Narration Beats Tests

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teach Your Children to Work

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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

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Start a Nature Notebook

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Phonics the Montessori Way