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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

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

Teaching Blends

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

Classical Education

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

Narration Beats Tests

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!