Early Registration for the 2023 Homeschool Conference!.


Diane Geerlinks

Diane Geerlinks

Diane began the homeschool journey in 1988 and was present for the original launch of HSLDA and OCHEC. Now, 35 years later, she has graduated five children, and has the privilege of supporting her kids as they homeschool their children. Diane continues to serve the homeschool community in her Homeschooling your Unique Learner Facebook group and as the Exceptional Needs Specialist with HSLDA. Following homeschooling, Diane trained as an NILD Educational Therapist and opened up her own practice, GeerLINKS Educational Therapy. Her passion is to encourage you, the homeschool parent, as you sort through the myriad of homeschool information and help you get on a path to success..with HOPE!

9:00am: Opening Keynote:

The Adventure of Home Education


Better Late Than Early or Early Than Late?


Why Homeschooling a Child with Unique Needs is a Great Choice


Beyond Memorization – The Importance of Critical Thinking


Getting Started: The Journey Begins, Robin Gilman

Successful Post-Secondary Admissions, Peter Stock

The Challenge of Attention in the Digital World, Todd Anderson

Homeschooling with Littles Tara Hills

Home Education Through High School: Yes you Can! Diana Rolston

Dad’s Panel Presentation and Q&A, Alan Gilman, Stephen Rolston

Anxiety: Supporting Your Child's Wellness, Donna Harper-Hinton

Multi-level teaching, Robin Gilman

Youth Seminars:

How to Get People to Say "I can't believe you were homeschooled", Jonathan Gilman

The Challenge of Attention in the Digital World (for Youth), Todd Anderson

Home Education Graduate Panel, Anne Kelm, Adam Moore-Ede

Download the schedule here:

Conference Schedule