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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

University Model Schools

Teaching Blends

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Organized Part 3

Who Needs the Prom?

A Reason for Reading

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

Start a Nature Notebook

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

AP Courses At Home

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Classical Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Montessori Math

The Charlotte Mason Method