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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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Phonics the Montessori Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

University Model Schools

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Myth of the Teenager

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

AP Courses At Home

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

Laptop Homeschool

Bears in the House

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books