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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

Montessori Math

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Character Matters for Kids

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

Laptop Homeschool

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

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager