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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
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Who Needs the Prom?

Teaching Blends

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to Win the Geography Bee

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Math

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor