Due to COVID-19 the 2020 Homeschool Conference has been Cancelled.
We want to thank Israel and Brook Wayne for their graciousness in this season. They will be back in 2022 as our Keynote Speakers!
We also want to thank all our amazing workshop speakers who put many hours into preparing their sessions. We hope many of them can join us in 2021!
2021 Keynote Speakers will be Rachael and Davis Carman from Apologia Ministries.
Date: April 24, 2021
Keynote Speaker: Israel and Brook Wayne
Israel Wayne is an author, conference speaker, radio host and Director of Family Renewal. He has a passion for defending the Christian faith and promoting a Biblical worldview
Since 1995, Israel has traveled the nations speaking on family, homeschooling, revival, discipleship, and cultural issues. Israel and Brook, both homeschool graduates themselves, are home educating their ten children in SW Michigan.
Brook Wayne is an author and conference speaker. She is, with her husband, Israel, a co-founder of Family Renewal. Brook is a homeschooled graduate and homeschooling mother of ten. Brook is co-author of the book, Pitchin’ A Fit! Overcoming Angry & Stressed Out Parenting.
Keynote Topics: The Power of Affirmation (Israel Wayne); The Difference between Schooling and Education (Israel Wayne); I Don't have Enough Patience! (Brook Wayne); Transforming Learning through the Art of Questions (Israel Wayne); Encouragement for Young Moms (Brook Wayne); Homeschooling Styles (Brook Wayne)
Workshop Topics and Speakers: Online Courses for the Homeschool Family: How to Choose - Alex van Donkersgoed; Math Anxiety - Beth Reid; Homeschool 101 - Cori Dean; High School Panel; Dad's Panel; The Value of Literature K-12 - Robin Gilman; Homeschooling through a Stressful Season - Sarah Proud; Post-Secondary Options for Homeschool Graduates - Cori Dean; Robotics - Diana Rolston; Special Needs; Cultivating Politcal Awareness HSLDA; Q and A with HSLDA; How to think about "facts" that challenge your faith - Patricia Engler
Youth Track: Hear from our Keynote Speaker Israel Wayne on Developing Public Speaking Skills; Hear from homeschool graduate and Bachelor of Science graduate Patricia Engler on adventure, faith, and fear and what she learned from traveling the globe for God with a backpack; Hear from entrepreneur and homeschool Dad Steve Rolston on preparing, applying and working in the job market as a high school student
NEW! Vendor Workshops coming this year! See Vendor page for details.