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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

Popular Articles

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

University Model Schools

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 3

Classical Education

Narration Beats Tests

AP Courses At Home

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teach Your Children to Work

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The History of Public Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

I Was an Accelerated Child

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman