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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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University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Shakespeare Camp

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

AP Courses At Home

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

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

Teach Your Children to Work

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

I Was an Accelerated Child

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Organized Part 3

Laptop Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Gift of a Mentor

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

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Montessori Math

The History of Public Education