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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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Bears in the House

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Math

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Teaching Blends

Who Needs the Prom?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlotte Mason Method

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Myth of the Teenager

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Reason for Reading

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education