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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Debate

Montessori Math

Teaching Blends

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

AP Courses At Home

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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The History of Public Education

Laptop Homeschool

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

The Gift of a Mentor