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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

AP Courses At Home

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Start a Nature Notebook

The Benefits of Debate

Shakespeare Camp

Teach Your Children to Work

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Charlotte Mason Method

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teaching Blends

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Reason for Reading

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Phonics the Montessori Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager