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Martin Cothran

Martin Cothran


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Martin Cothran is the author of Traditional Logic, Books I and II, and Classical Rhetoric with Aristotle, published by Memoria Press. He is a homeschooling father of four who lives in Danville, Kentucky.


Homeschooling Articles by Martin Cothran

What Is Classical Education? Martin Cothran explains the essentials of this old (but newly popular) homeschool method.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

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

Teaching Blends