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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

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

University Model Schools

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Critical Thinking and Logic

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager