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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

The Benefits of Debate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Math

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

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

Phonics the Montessori Way

Laptop Homeschool