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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

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Narration Beats Tests

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

Bears in the House

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to Win the Geography Bee