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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

I Was an Accelerated Child

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

University Model Schools

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Character Matters for Kids

Teaching Blends

Critical Thinking and Logic

Laptop Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Phonics the Montessori Way

Myth of the Teenager

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Reason for Reading

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto