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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to Win the Geography Bee

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 3

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

The History of Public Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Debate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teach Your Children to Work

Who Needs the Prom?

Narration Beats Tests

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry