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Russ Beck

Russ Beck


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Russ Beck is the vice-president of Ferguson Publishing Company, a leading publisher in career education. Russ has been involved in education for more than 28 years as a teacher, coach, and publisher's representative. For the past ten years he has been committed to the development and promotion of career education materials. He is currently a member of the National Career Development Association and the American Vocational Association.


Homeschooling Articles by Russ Beck

Getting Ready for the Future - Today What are the #1 skills you need to succeed, and how is the world of work changing? Get the skinny!

Awareness and Assessment How to integrate career awareness into your curriculum.

Searching for the Right Career What do YOU want to be when you grow up?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate In 10 years the job market will be completely different than it is.

Not All Good Jobs Require a Bachelor's Degree Good careers you can enter without college.

There Are Many Paths to Success Alternatives to four-year colleges.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 3

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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

Montessori Math

I Was an Accelerated Child

The History of Public Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Debate

Teach Your Children to Work

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

Combining Work and Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Classical Education

Bears in the House