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Steve Leer

Steve Leer


Columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Steve Leer is a senior writer at Purdue University's College of Agriculture in West Lafayette, Ind. When he's not busy with his real job he serves as athletic director for Homeschool Unified Sports Teams of Lafayette (HUSTL, "hustle").


Homeschooling Articles by Steve Leer

How We Started Our Homeschool Athletic Club How to set up and run a homeschool sports program.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Math

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlotte Mason Method

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools

Teach Your Children to Work

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

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

Columbus and the Flat Earth...