Kathleen Melin


Kathleen Melin writes about home schooling based on more than twelve continuous years of teaching her children at home. In addition to her experience as a parent-educator, she has taught at the University of Wisconsin, the University of Minnesota, and at an arts-based charter school.

Her creative work has appeared in "Dust and Fire," "Feminist Parenting," and "A Woman's Place." She was a contributor to Eric Utne’s "Cosmo Doogood’s Urban Almanac" and a senior writer for "The Twin Cities Family Fun Guide."

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By Heart: A Mother's Story of Children and Learning at Home
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010 by Clover Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
If you or someone you know is considering home schooling, this book will give you an inside look at the experience. "By Heart" introduces readers to a family discovering a freer form of education complete with some joy and some struggle. Issues such as the home school decision, socialization, and the economics of co-parenting are examined in this delightful and provocative memoir.

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