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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

Popular Articles

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

I Was an Accelerated Child

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

Teaching Blends

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 3

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

The History of Public Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Bears in the House

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Phonics the Montessori Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Who Needs the Prom?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

University Model Schools