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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

AP Courses At Home

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Shakespeare Camp

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Gift of a Mentor

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Who Needs the Prom?

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Start a Nature Notebook

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

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