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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.

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Popular Articles

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Classical Education

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Who Needs the Prom?

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager