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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

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

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

University Model Schools

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Character Matters for Kids

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Teaching Blends

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Who Needs the Prom?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Charlotte Mason Method

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

A Reason for Reading

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 3