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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

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Shakespeare Camp

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

A Reason for Reading

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Laptop Homeschool

Teaching Blends

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!