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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

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 3

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlotte Mason Method

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Narration Beats Tests

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Shakespeare Camp

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

Myth of the Teenager

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Classical Education

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education