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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.

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Popular Articles

The Charlotte Mason Method

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Myth of the Teenager

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teach Your Children to Work

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

The History of Public Education

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

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Classical Education

AP Courses At Home

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

Narration Beats Tests

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry