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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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teaching Blends

How to Win the Geography Bee

Myth of the Teenager

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

I Was an Accelerated Child

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

Phonics the Montessori Way

The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Narration Beats Tests

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

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teach Your Children to Work

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Critical Thinking and Logic

Laptop Homeschool