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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

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Combining Work and Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Classical Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Gift of a Mentor

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

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

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Laptop Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Whole-Language Boondoggle