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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 Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Critical Thinking and Logic

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 3

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Shakespeare Camp

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Start a Nature Notebook

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Myth of the Teenager

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Debate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

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Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

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