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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

Who Needs the Prom?

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teaching Blends

Montessori Math

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Myth of the Teenager

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

Shakespeare Camp

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlotte Mason Method

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

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

How to Win the Geography Bee

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education