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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

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Whole-Language Boondoggle

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Classical Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Teach Your Children to Work

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

Montessori Math

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Teaching Blends

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Character Matters for Kids

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto