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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

Teaching Blends

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools

The Charlotte Mason Method

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Shakespeare Camp

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to Win the Geography Bee

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style