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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

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

Laptop Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teaching Blends

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 3

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Narration Beats Tests

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Classical Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teach Your Children to Work

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

Who Needs the Prom?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers