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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

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

University Model Schools

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Debate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Phonics the Montessori Way

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Combining Work and Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teaching Blends

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Reason for Reading

Myth of the Teenager