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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

Narration Beats Tests

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Math

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 3

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Debate

Start a Nature Notebook

A Reason for Reading

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

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A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman