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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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

I Was an Accelerated Child

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

Narration Beats Tests

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

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Montessori Math

Classical Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Reason for Reading

Interview with John Taylor Gatto