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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

A Reason for Reading

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Combining Work and Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Myth of the Teenager

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Laptop Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

Narration Beats Tests

Critical Thinking and Logic

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

I Was an Accelerated Child

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 3

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

Teaching Blends

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning