Monthly Archives: April 2018


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by Wray, Lisa
April 15, 2018
Events
 

CLICK HERE to hear Connie Albers Invitation to the Spring Conference

Connie Albers

With more than twenty-five years in homeschooling as a wife, mother of five, mom-preneur, and inspirational leader, Connie has expertise and personal understanding of the challenges of balancing life, learning, and love of family. Connie is the proud mother of five University of Central Florida Knights, all of whom earned scholarships and graduated debt free. Connie is a speaker, author, and owner of ConnieAlbers.com.

Workshops

What If I Ruin My Child?
Workshop A: Friday, 11:15
Have you wondered if homeschooling would ruin your child? If you answered yes, then take comfort; youare not alone. We all struggle at some point. After all, homeschooling is “on the job”training. When Connie started homeschooling twenty-five years ago, that is what she thought as well. Parents, come learn truths from a mom who knows you are not ruining your child.
Building Sibling Friendships
Workshop D: Saturday, 1:00
Will my children be friends when they grow-up? Connie wanted her five children to love each other, but then all they did was fight and argue! Sound familiar? Connie helped her children buildlifelong friendships with each other during her homeschool journey and you can too. She believes homeschooling is the perfect environment for teaching children how to love each other.
Help for Mom-preneurs
Workshop B: Friday, 1:45
The rise of Mom-preneurs exposes a need for moms to find balance between homeschooling, career, and family while generating income. There are effective ways to delegate, set realistic goals, and seek work to fit a homeschooling lifestyle. Glean insights from a mom who has lost the battle many times, but her resilient spirit and desire to finish well can help you in your journey.
Starving the Fear
Workshop C: Saturday, 10:45
I can’t do this! How can I teach my child when I don’t know Phonics or Physics? Has this thought run through your mind? Connie knows all too well the anxiety surrounding homeschooling. After twenty-one years of teaching her five children, she proclaims you don’t need a degree; you need determination and discernment, and consistent devotions. Find out three truths tostarve the fears and finish well.
Remaining Steadfast During High School
Workshop E: Saturday, 2:30
It’s hard to stay the course during the high school years. Everything is changing: the rules, the requirements, and the relationship. Your teen is changing too. So why is staying the course a crucial goal of your homeschooling journey, even though the rules aren’t working anymore? Well, teens need you to be a steady force in their life. This time can be the most rewarding of your parenting journey.

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by Mike Pritchard
April 5, 2018
Events
 

CLICK HERE to hear Patrick Nurre Invitation to the Spring Conference

Patrick Nurre

In the second grade Patrick found a dinosaur bone behind his house! This led him to study geology. After becoming a Christian, he reevaluated his evolutionary beliefs from training in secular geology, and is now a young-earth creationist. Patrick teaches classes and seminars, speaks, writes, and leads geology field trips. His non-profit corporation, Northwest Treasures, creates geology kits and curricula for all ages. He also opened Geology Learning Center, a museum/educational center in the Seattle area.

Workshops

Has Radiometric Dating Poisoned Your Faith?
Workshop A: Friday, 11:15
Is radiometric dating as scientific as secular geologists say it is? The church is fast buckling under the supposed weight of radiometric dating evidence for an old earth. What is the truth of the matter?

Rock Identification Made Easy
Workshop E: Saturday, 2:30
What do you do with those rocks your kids are bringing home? You identify them! This workshop will give you a short primer in basic rock identification, with encouragement to not be afraid of a dirty subject.

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CLICK HERE to hear Jonathan Brush Invitation to the Spring Conference

Jonathan Brush

Jonathan is a first-generation-homeschool graduate and homeschool dad of six. He is Executive Director of Student Life for Lumerit Education after working in higher education admissions as Director of Admissions. Jonathan speaks to families and groups across the country about how to seek out adventures and prepare for opportunities.

Workshops

The Importance of Finding, Building and Keeping Great Relationships
Workshop C: Saturday, 10:45
Your relationships with others determine your happiness, success, and well-being in life. They measure how you serve others, make a difference in the world, and influence yourlegacy. Knowing how to find, build, and keep them is very important!Learn how to choose critically when making them, prioritize them, and invest wisely to keep them.

Standing on the Solid Rock: How to Radically Transform Your Family through Family Bible Study
Workshop B: Friday, 1:45
Faithfully having a time for daily family Bible study and worship transforms families, supercharges faith, and changes lives. Planning and leading doesn’t require any specialized training and yields benefits you can’t imagine. Jonathan shares about how his life, and the life of his family, has been transformed by this simple discipline. Leave equipped to change your family!

Critical Skills Your Child Needs to be Successful
Workshop E: Saturday, 2:30
Academic knowledge is important, but does it prepare for success in future employment? Is your student becoming a collaborator, communicator, critical thinker, and creator? Are they developing media, information, technology, life,and career skills? Surveyed college professors and CEOs disagree on how prepared a graduate is for modern life. Learn how to plan for success… beyond the curriculum.

College Madness - When the Crowd is Wrong
Workshop A: Friday, 11:15
Many say, “Go to school, get good grades, and go to a good college so you can get a good job and live The American Dream!” Join Jonathan to learn about crowd dynamics, group think, and how to make sure you understand the incredible changes, opportunities, and challenges happening in higher education today… regardless of what the crowd is doing.

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