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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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

How to Win the Geography Bee

Who Needs the Prom?

Classical Education

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Combining Work and Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Laptop Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Benefits of Debate

The History of Public Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests