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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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Narration Beats Tests

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Bears in the House

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way