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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

Teaching Blends

Character Matters for Kids

Classical Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Critical Thinking and Logic

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The History of Public Education

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Start a Nature Notebook

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

University Model Schools

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Shakespeare Camp

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

The Charlotte Mason Method

How to Win the Geography Bee

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?