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, homeschooling step children, grandparents homeschooling grandchildren, homeschooling only 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 with a chronic illness
Homeschooling step children


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 with a home business

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

Homeschooling only children

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

Homeschooling as a working parent


Between Saturday keynote and workshop session 9, 10:35-10:55 a.m.

Homeschooling adopted children
Homeschooling as a single parent

Between workshop sessions 9 & 10, approximately 12:05-12:25 p.m.

Homeschooling military families
​                Homeschooling grandchildren