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Wes Callihan

Wes Callihan

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Wesley Callihan graduated in History from the University of Idaho, and for many years taught literature, Latin, and rhetoric at Logos School and New St. Andrews College in Moscow, Idaho. He does curriculum and development consulting for new Classical Christian schools and contributed to Classical Education and the Home School (Canon Press, 1995). He tutors in great books, classical languages, logic, and rhetoric via Schola Classical Tutorials (www.scholatutorials.org). He lives with his family on a farm in northern Idaho.

Homeschooling Articles by Wes Callihan

The Importance of Fathers

A Map for the Mind The wonderful journey of maps.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

Bears in the House

Critical Thinking and Logic

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to Win the Geography Bee

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Benefits of Debate

The Gift of a Mentor

The History of Public Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

University Model Schools