Schedule

2018 Convention Schedule

 

Friday, June 1

8:45 - 10:00 Keynote

Encouraging Success in Your Children
Jeannie Fulbright 

11:00 - 12:00 Workshops

Discipline That Works: Get Your Kids to Listen the FIRST Time
Kirk Martin

Choosing Curriculum and Teaching Methods
Linda Patchin

The Four Language Arts
Andrew Pudewa

The Science of Learning and How it Should Change What You Do On Monday
Beth Mora

The Power of Homeschool Research: What It Tells Us and How to Use It
Brian Ray

Building a Solid Math Foundation
Kathleen Lawler

Relational Wisdom: Preparing Children for Life
Jeff Sande

12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break

Concessions will be available in the Johnson Sports Center

1:30 - 2:30 Workshops

“You’re Not the Boss of Me!” Motivating Strong-Willed Toddlers, Tweens & Teens
Kirk Martin

Solving Your Science Struggles
Jeannie Fulbright

Teaching and Evaluating Writing
Andrew Pudewa

Educational Life Hacks for Students With Dyslexia, Dysgraphia or Dyspraxia
Beth Mora

Common Challenges to and Succeeding in Home-Based Education
Brian Ray

Mom, Don’t Make Me Think – Just  Tell Me The Answer
Kathleen Lawler

Raising Empathetic Children
Jeff Sande

3:00 - 4:00 Workshops

10 Ways to Stop Defiance, Meltdowns & Disrespect
Kirk Martin

How to Homeschool Multiple Kids
Jeannie Fulbright

Spelling and the Brain
Andrew Pudewa

Keeping Your “Smart Cookie” Challenged
Beth Mora

Remind Me Again: Why Am I Homeschooling My Teen?
Linda Patchin

Teaching Math to a Child with Learning Challenges   
Kathleen Lawler

Powerful Peacemaking
Jeff Sande

5:15 - 6:15 Keynote

Freedom – What’s It Worth to You?
Dr. Brian Ray

Saturday, June 2

8:45 - 10:00 Keynote

Stop the Yelling, Lecturing & Power Struggles
Kirk Martin

11:00 - 12:00 Workshops

The Strong-Willed Child: Are You Saving for Bail or College?
Kirk Martin

Notebooking—Creativity with a Purpose
Jeannie Fulbright

Paper and Pen: What Research Says
Andrew Pudewa

So Smart But He Can’t Find His Shoes
Beth Mora

Homeschooling Works and Increases Freedom
Brian Ray

Fractions: From Fear to Fun!
Kathleen Lawler

Discipling Faith in the Family    
Marty Meyer

12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break

Concessions are available in the Johnson Sports Center.

1:30 - 2:30 Workshops

Messy Marriage Stuff: 10 Things Your Spouse Desperately Wants You to Know
Kirk Martin

Curriculum, Transcripts, Diplomas…Oh My!    
Linda Patchin

Nurturing Competent Communicators – The Power of Linguistic Patterns
Andrew Pudewa

Finding Pieces to the Puzzle: How to develop an educational plan for your student with dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADHD, and other special needs
Beth Mora

Home Educated and Now Adults: Were the Criticisms True or False?
Brian Ray

Memorizing Math Facts without Tears  
Kathleen Lawler

Relational Wisdom in the Movies    
Jeff Sande

3:00 - 4:00 Workshops

Stop Sibling Fights  
Kirk Martin

College Crash Course    
Jeannie Fulbright

Reading Strategies for the Struggling or Non-Reader
Andrew Pudewa

Why ESA-Tax-Funded Schooling is a Bad Idea   
Brian Ray

The Road to Homeschool Co-op Utopia   
Beth Mora

Let’s Play Math Games!       
Kathleen Lawler

Missions and Families
Marty Meyer

5:15 - 6:15 Keynote

Embrace Your Journey
Jeannie Fulbright


Onsite registration will open at 8:00 AM each day.

The Exhibit Hall will be open from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM each day. 

Committed to helping parents fulfill their God-given right and responsibility to educate their own children.