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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

Getting Organized Part 3

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The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

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Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Debate

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Classical Education

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Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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Shakespeare Camp

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Myth of the Teenager

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

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Critical Thinking and Logic

Whole-Language Boondoggle

University Model Schools

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The Charlotte Mason Method

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The History of Public Education

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