Special Gatherings

There will be a time to gather with others who are in these special circumstances of homeschoolers. These gatherings will be scheduled during the day between the workshops. The special gatherings for this year will include: Military, special needs, single parents, new homeschoolers, parents of preschoolers, parents of gifted children, homeschooling as a working parent, homeschooling with a home business, adoptive parents, and homeschooling with a chronic illness. Just drop in and meet others!

If you are interested in helping to facilitate these gatherings, email Amanda Wares, amanda.wares@nche.com.


Between workshop sessions 1 & 2, approximately 3:35-3:55 p.m.
Homeschooling gifted children
Homeschooling with a home business


Between the Friday keynote and workshop session 4, approximately 10:35-10:55 a.m.
Homeschooling special needs children

Between workshop sessions 4 & 5, approximately 12:05-12:25 p.m.
Homeschooling as a working parent

Between workshop sessions 5 & 6, approximately 1:35-1:55 p.m.
Parents of preschoolers

Between workshop sessions 6 & 7, approximately 3:05-3:25 p.m.
Homeschooling military families


Between Saturday keynote and workshop session 9, 10:35-10:55 a.m.
New homeschoolers
Homeschooling adopted children

Between workshop sessions 9 & 10, approximately 12:05-12:25 p.m.
Homeschooling as a single parent
Homeschooling with a chronic illness