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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 AVCO Sequential Spelling

Popular Articles

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

Classical Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Who Needs the Prom?

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teaching Blends

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Debate

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Math

Narration Beats Tests

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to Win the Geography Bee

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Bears in the House

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids