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Vicki Bentley

Vicki Bentley


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Vicki Bentley may have the record for number of kids homeschooled. As a foster mom, she has homeschooled 17 teenagers and close to 50 kids in all. She also has eight birth and adopted daughters, five of whom have grown and gone, and is the proud grandmother of 12 so far. She is on the executive board of Home Educators Association of Virginia (HEAV) and is the leader of her local support group of 200 families.


Homeschooling Articles by Vicki Bentley

Navigating the Used Curriculum Route Where to find used curriculum and what to look for.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Start a Nature Notebook

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Who Needs the Prom?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager