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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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Reason for Reading

Myth of the Teenager

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Phonics the Montessori Way

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

University Model Schools

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Jobs for the College Graduate