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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?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to Win the Geography Bee

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Classical Education

The History of Public Education

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Myth of the Teenager

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Shakespeare Camp

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

University Model Schools

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 3

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle