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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 Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Myth of the Teenager

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 3

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlotte Mason Method

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teach Your Children to Work

AP Courses At Home

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to Win the Geography Bee

Shakespeare Camp

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

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

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Gift of a Mentor