2021 Conference Recordings

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Interest Codes for Talks
G: General interest to all parents
B: Beginners and inquirers
L: Parents of struggling learners
Y: Parents of young children preschool to early elementary
O: Parents of older elementary age (may include middle school)
P: Parents of teens (and possibly teens)
D: Dads
M: Moms
T: Teens and alums
Code Speaker Talk Title
G Adam Andrews The 7 Laws of Teaching and Other Myths
G Adam Andrews Piece of (Thunder) Cake: A Solution to Homeschooling’s Crucial Dilemma
G Adam Andrews Building the Perfect Reading List: How to Find Great Books for Students of All Ages
G Adam Andrews Designing Your Own Lit Program: A Scope and Sequence Workshop
G Adam Andrews Living Books: Implementing the Ultimate Box-Set Curriculum
G Adam Andrews Teaching with Grace: An Unlikely Path to Success in Your Homeschool
G Adam Andrews Education in an Hour: Teaching Life’s Most Crucial Lesson in 1 Sitting
M Missy Andrews After Apple Picking: Conclusions, Confessions and Callings
Y Missy Andrews Lit for Littles: Making Reading
G Missy Andrews The Wardrobe Door: A Way into Worlds
G Janice Broyles Grammar Matters!
G Janice Broyles Journaling Counts as Writing!
G Jeremy and Kylie Cochran Finding Hope after Trauma Finds You
G Jeremy and Kylie Cochran Thriving in the Homeschool Lifestyle
L Steve Demme Raising a Special Needs Child and Finding Support for the Journey
G Steve Demme Parents Are Uniquely Qualified to Teach and Disciple Their Children
D Steve Demme Tips for Being a Faithful Dad and Supportive Husband
G Steve Demme Successful Family Communication Hands-on Workshop
G Steve Demme Fear Not! You and Your Children Can Learn Math Together
T Steve Demme Slaying Lions
G, T Katie Dugdale & Marji McIlvaine What’s in Your Hand? Starting a Micro-business for Teens & Adults
B, Y Katie Dugdale Getting Started with Preschool
O Katie Dugdale Middle Schoolers Are Weird, and I Love Them!
L,, Y, O Kristen Eckenwiler Teaching Reading May Not Be as Easy as You Think
L, Y, O Kristen Eckenwiler What if Your Child Is the Fish that Can’t Climb the Tree?
L Kristen Eckenwiler Learning Challenges? Dyslexia? Delays? Uncovering What’s Going On
G Kristen Eckenwiler Understanding Multi-sensory Teaching and How to use this Powerful Teaching Method
Y, O, L Kristen Eckenwiler Strategies to Teach Reading to All Learning Styles
G Jessica Embry Gifted Education
O, P, T Jessica Embry Homeschool High School Workshop for Parents and Teens
G Jeff Ertzberger Using Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality as Teaching Tools
G Jeff Ertzberger Google Tools for Home Educators and Co-Ops
D Mark Fox Family Devotions Is a Cornerstone
D Mark Fox Dads Who Lead
G Amanda Garner Through Deep Waters
B Amanda Garner Myth Busting 101
T Victoria Grant Get Back Up: Resiliency and Failure
G Tom Gurganus What Is the Gameschooling Thing Anyway?
Y, O Debra Haagen Using Historical Fiction to Teach History
G Debra Haagen Homeschooling in the Military
B Andrea Hall Start Strong: How to Start the Homeschool Year Right
G Andrea Hall How to Create Your Own Homeschool Curriculum
M Andrea Hall Working Homeschool Moms: How You Can Be a Working Mom Pro
G Andrea Hall Real World Math for Homeschoolers
G Andrea Hall 10 Principles of True Education
T Brett Kunkle How Your Worldview Matters for Every Single Area of Your Life
T Brett Kunkle Why I Am a Christian: An Introduction to Apologetics
G Brett Kunkle A Practical Guide to Culture: Helping the Next Generation Navigate Today’s World
T Brett Kunkle True for You but Not for Me?
T Brett Kunkle If God Is Good, Why Is There Evil & Suffering?
T Brett Kunkle Like Me, Follow Me: How Social Media Influences Your Heart and Mind
T Brett Kunkle Truth and Love: What Do I Say to My Gay Friend?
G Ronda Marshall Secrets of Endurance: Successful Co-ops and Tutorials
G Ronda Marshall Teaching More than One (or Multi-level Teaching)
P Debbie Mason Homeschooling High School
P Debbie Mason Preparing for College
M Dana McDill Choosing Rest in the Midst of Homeschooling
P, T Matthew McDill Equip Children for Life with 3 Critical S
P, T Matthew McDill How to Help Your Children Discover God’s Plan for Their Lives
G, T Marji McIlvaine & Katie Dugdale What’s in Your Hand? Starting a Micro-business for Teens & Adults
P, T Marji McIlvaine Online Instruction: Explosion in E-Learning in These Covid Times
G Marji McIlvaine Staying Home to Homeschool—What a Concept! Must We Outsource?
G Jerome McQueen Connecting STEM Concepts to the Real World
G, T Danielle Papageorgiou Lifeschooling: Homeschooling for the YouEconomy!
P, T Marcus Ross Walking in Athens: A Creationist’s Odyssey in Geological Education
T, G Craig Seibert Christian Citizenship 1: The 4 Structures of a Healthy Society
T, G Craig Seibert Christian Citizenship 2: The Keys to Understanding the Declaration and Constitution
T, G Craig Seibert Christian Citizenship 3: Engaging the Culture with Salt, Light & Courage
B Amanda Wares Help! I’m New! Now What Do I Do?
B Amanda Wares The Girlfriend’s Guide to Choosing Curriculum
P Pat Wesolowski Help! My Student’s Interests Are All Over the Place!
P, T Pat Wesolowski The Struggle Is Real!
Y Durenda Wilson Unhurried Homeschooling: K-2nd Grade
Y, O Durenda Wilson Chores: Why They Are Essential in Homeschooling
G Durenda Wilson Sustainable Homeschooling
G Durenda Wilson Homeschooling Boys: What Do They Really Need?
G Durenda Wilson Creating a Family Schedule
G Durenda Wilson Nurturing Sibling Relationships
G Todd Wilson Invasion of the Conviction Snatchers
G Todd Wilson Lies Homeschoolers Believe
D Todd Wilson Help! I’m Married to a Homeschooling Mom
G Todd Wilson Fostering a Hate of Learning
G Todd Wilson Priority Homeschooling
G Todd Wilson How to Choose Relationship when There’s So Much to Do
G Todd Wilson An Unbeatable Homeschool Team
O, P Hal & Melanie Young No Longer Little and Not Quite Teens
L, P Hal & Melanie Young Struggling Learners in High School and College
G Hal & Melanie Young Boys and Media
G Hal & Melanie Young Relax Your Homeschool for Academic Success