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Steve Leer

Steve Leer


Columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Steve Leer is a senior writer at Purdue University's College of Agriculture in West Lafayette, Ind. When he's not busy with his real job he serves as athletic director for Homeschool Unified Sports Teams of Lafayette (HUSTL, "hustle").


Homeschooling Articles by Steve Leer

How We Started Our Homeschool Athletic Club How to set up and run a homeschool sports program.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

I Was an Accelerated Child

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Laptop Homeschool

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

A Reason for Reading

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?