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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

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry