The dates for the 2015 HECOA Special Needs Conference are: December 1-5, 2015
What is the cost? Who can attend? How do I register?
You can join HECOA's Basic Membership for FREE and attend this conference for free during December 1-5, 2015. Anyone who is home educating or contemplating home education is welcome to our membership. Although the name of our organization has "America" in it, we have thousands of members from all over the world. So if you do not live in the U.S., you are still welcome to join and attend.
Where do I find the live sessions?
Live sessions do not begin until December 1st. All members will receive email notifications about the sessions, and you will be able to access them from your member dashboard.
What if I miss it? How do I catch the replays?
You can join HECOA's PLUS membership and have complete access to over 150 replays of sessions from all our online conferences for a full year.
A New Look at Education –
We have an opportunity to give a unique and directed education to each of our children as individuals. Let's explore some of the ways we can individualize and celebrate the unique gifts our children have while preparing them for the future. Even as homeschoolers, we tend to focus more on education – that is, passing the standardized tests, completing each page in the workbook and creating rubber-stamp kids more than we do on: Teaching them how to live, not just how to make a living. Read More…
3 Biggest Dangers Homeschooling Moms Make That Keep Their Schedules Chaotic –
This is a call about scheduling, rhythm of the day & week and creating a plan that fits the individual mom and family. Read More…
The Classical Preschool, Building a Foundation of Wonder –
In this workshop, participants will learn how to nurture their preschooler’s mind and soul through play in order to prepare a firm foundation for the delights and demands of a classical education. Read More…
The Homegrown Preschooler –
In this fun and creative workshop, Kathy shares how to create an amazing preschool experience for your child at home. From the latest in scientific research on child development to the organization of supplies, this information packed workshop will help you prepare your child for kindergarten and make wonderful memories along the way! Read More…