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Laura Harris

Laura Harris

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Laura Harris has been homeschooling for six years. She also teaches local homeschool courses in Philosophy, Logic, and Math. She is currently studying towards a degree in Philosophy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), where she also tutors in Symbolic Logic. A frequent speaker at both Indiana Library Federation and Children's Young People's Division conferences, Laura has worked in Library Services for over 10 years. She makes her home in Mooresville, IN.

Homeschooling Articles by Laura Harris

Four Simple Steps to Classical Success More and more homeschoolers are adopting the classical method for their homeschool. Laura Harris tells us four tasks she uses to replace boring work pages while getting better results.

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Popular Articles

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Character Matters for Kids

Combining Work and Homeschool

Bears in the House

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Classical Education

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Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Critical Thinking and Logic

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

Start a Nature Notebook

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