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Lisa Gard

Lisa Gard


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Lisa Gard is a pastor's wife and mother of three boys. She has been homeschooling for three years.


Homeschooling Articles by Lisa Gard

Vision or ADD? Lisa Gard unveils the possibility that some supposed cases of ADD can be cured by an optometrist.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

Narration Beats Tests

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Classical Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

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Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Myth of the Teenager

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

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

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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