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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

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Laptop Homeschool

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Shakespeare Camp

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Start a Nature Notebook

University Model Schools

Classical Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Gift of a Mentor

Teaching Blends

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto