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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

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Combining Work and Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

University Model Schools

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Critical Thinking and Logic

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

The History of Public Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Narration Beats Tests

Who Needs the Prom?

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teach Your Children to Work

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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