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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.

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Popular Articles

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Start a Nature Notebook

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

Who Needs the Prom?

The Gift of a Mentor

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way