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Lisa Gard

Lisa Gard


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Lisa Gard is a pastor's wife and mother of three boys. She has been homeschooling for three years.


Homeschooling Articles by Lisa Gard

Vision or ADD? Lisa Gard unveils the possibility that some supposed cases of ADD can be cured by an optometrist.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Classical Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Narration Beats Tests

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

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