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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Start a Nature Notebook

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

Teaching Blends

A Reason for Reading

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

AP Courses At Home

Who Needs the Prom?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Classical Education

Teach Your Children to Work

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning