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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Debate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

Classical Education

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Gift of a Mentor

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

Laptop Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teaching Blends

Narration Beats Tests

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Character Matters for Kids

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

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"