Category: Speakers

 

What is Common Core and How Does it Affect Homeschooling

Organizing the Home is Fun and Easy

Homeschooling Special Needs Conference

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

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…

Your One-Room Schoolhouse

Family Simulations – Learning by Doing

Family Simulations: Learning by Doing – 
Education at home is not just about teaching children. It’s about the whole family learning, changing and experiencing life in a new way. Simulations are more than “pretend play” and are for the whole family. Instead of just reading about things why not experience it as a family? Read More…

One Soldiers Story – A Tennessean in World War II

3 Biggest Things that Lead to Chaos

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

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

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…