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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.

University of Nebraska High School AVKO Educational Research

Popular Articles

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

The History of Public Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Math

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way