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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

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The History of Public Education

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Laptop Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teach Your Children to Work

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

Classical Education

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Character Matters for Kids

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic