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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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

I Was an Accelerated Child

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

The History of Public Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

Classical Education

Montessori Math

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers