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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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teaching Blends

A Reason for Reading

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

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

AP Courses At Home

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

Combining Work and Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

The Gift of a Mentor

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

The History of Public Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Myth of the Teenager

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks