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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

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Narration Beats Tests

Bears in the House

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

University Model Schools

Montessori Math

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Myth of the Teenager

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Critical Thinking and Logic

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning