Derek and Cheryl Carter

Derek and Cheryl Carter have worked with families for over twenty years and have been married for twenty-six years. They are founders of Foundations for Family Success, a ministry dedicated to strengthening marriages, empowering parents and helping families better manage their time. They are both adjunct professors. They also manage Christian Leadership Academy, an online school that teaches college preparatory skills to homeschool students. Together the Carters have written Seven Biblical Foundations that Every Family Should Build On. Individually they have written parenting, fathering and time management books including: Chasing God and the Kids Too, How to Have a Presence in Your Absence (for fathers), How to Get Organized and Stay Organized and Organize Your ADD/ ADHD Child. They homeschool their two daughters. Their son, a homeschool graduate, is a junior in college. The Carters are active in the Christian homeschool community and enjoy encouraging others to draw close to Christ as they disciple their children. Visit www.familysuccess.org for further information.

Presentations, Lectures, Workshops

Title Event
What Every Son should Know, What Every Father should Teach (Derek) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
The Supportive Homeschool Dad—How to Have a Presence in Your Absence (Derek) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Inspiring the Writer in Your Child (Cheryl) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
How to Really Love Your Spouse 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Helping Your ADD/ADHD Child Cope (Cheryl) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Chasing God and the Kids Too! (Cheryl) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Balance Is the Key—Time Management for Mothers (Cheryl) 2013 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair