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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

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

The Gift of a Mentor

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Start a Nature Notebook

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Montessori Math

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Shakespeare Camp

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

I Was an Accelerated Child

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Critical Thinking and Logic

Classical Education

AP Courses At Home

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Character Matters for Kids

Bears in the House