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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.

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University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Character Matters for Kids

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

Narration Beats Tests

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Bears in the House

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

Myth of the Teenager

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Shakespeare Camp

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlotte Mason Method

Classical Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?