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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

AP Courses At Home

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Math

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

Narration Beats Tests

Classical Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook