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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

A Reason for Reading

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Narration Beats Tests

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Math

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool